Definition of autozooid in English:

autozooid

Pronunciation /ˌɔːtə(ʊ)ˈzuːɔɪd/ /ˌɔːtə(ʊ)ˈzəʊɔɪd/ /ˌɔːtə(ʊ)ˈzuːɪd/

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noun

Zoology
  • In some bryozoans and anthozoans: a normal feeding zooid, as distinguished from a siphonozooid.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Henry Nottidge Moseley (1844–1891), naturalist. From auto- + zooid.