Meaning of microzoon in English:

microzoon

Pronunciation /ˌmʌɪkrə(ʊ)ˈzəʊən/ /ˌmʌɪkrə(ʊ)ˈzəʊɒn/

noun

rare Zoology
  • A microscopic animal organism; (later) specifically a microscopic metazoan. Usually in plural.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in David Page (1814–1879), geologist and author. From micro- + -zoon.