Definition of polyzoic in English:

polyzoic

adjective

  • Consisting of many individual organisms or parts of a similar nature; specifically (of a tapeworm) composed of a number of proglottids. Also (rare): polyzoan.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From poly- + -zoic. Compare French polyzoique.

Pronunciation

polyzoic

/ˌpɒlɪˈzəʊɪk/