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oozooid (s) (noun), oozooids (pl)
An individual that develops from an egg and reproduces by budding: An oozooid is the compound tunicate larva that has been sexually produced, and that, by budding, forms blastozooids.
Oozooid is used with reference to colonies of tunicates, for example sea-squirts, or similar organisms.
This entry is located in the following units: -oid, -oidal, -oidism, -odic (page 15) zoo-, zoa-, zo-, -zoic, -zoid, -zoite, -zoal, -zonal, -zooid, -zoon, -zoa, -zoan (page 8)