Meaning of zoochorous in English:

zoochorous

adjective

Ecology
  • Of a plant: having seeds, spores, etc., dispersed by animals.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Frederic Edward Clements (1874–1945). From zoochore + -ous, perhaps after German zoochor.

Pronunciation

zoochorous

/ˌzuː(ə)ˈkɔːrəs/ /ˌzəʊəˈkɔːrəs/