Definition of polypide in English:

polypide

noun

Zoology
  • In a bryozoan: the part of a zooid that comprises the introvert, lophophore, and movable contents (digestive system, muscles, etc.).

Origin

Mid 19th century. From polyp + -ide, variant of -id.

Pronunciation

polypide

/ˈpɒlɪpʌɪd/