Definition of polyzoon in English:

polyzoon

noun

rareZoology
  • An animal of the former division Polyzoa ; a bryozoan.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in William T. Brande (1788–1866), chemist. From poly- + -zoon, as singular form corresponding to Polyzoa.

Pronunciation

polyzoon

/ˌpɒlɪˈzəʊən/ /ˌpɒlɪˈzəʊɒn/