Definition of zooidogamous in English:

zooidogamous

adjective

Botany
  • Designating a type of fertilization resembling that found in animals, involving at least one motile gamete; exhibiting fertilization of this kind.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Nature: a weekly journal of science. From zooid + -o- + -gamous.

Pronunciation

zooidogamous

/ˌzuːɔɪˈdɒɡəməs//ˌzəʊɔɪˈdɒɡəməs/