"zoocyst" Definition

  1. n. A cyst formed by certain Protozoa and unicellular plants which the contents divide into a large number of granules, each of which becomes a germ.

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Position in dictionary: 111575 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "zoocyst": 1
Words that end with "zoocyst": 1
Words that contain "zoocyst": 1
Next words in dictionary: zoocytia, zoocytium, zoodendria, zoodendrium, zooecia
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English Dictionary Definition of zoocyst

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