Definition of Polyzoa in English:

Polyzoa

plural noun

Zoology
  • another term for Bryozoa
    • ‘It is this social character, indeed, which gives the plant-like form to the Hydrozoa and Polyzoa, the Polypes and Zoophytes of the older naturalists.’
    • ‘In Polyzoa, the budding goes on during the entire year.’

Origin

Modern Latin (plural), from poly- ‘many’ + zōion animal.

Pronunciation:

Polyzoa

/ˌpɒlɪˈzəʊə/