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  • n. Alternative spelling of zoon.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An animal which is the sole product of a single egg; -- opposed to zooid.
  • n. Any one of the perfectly developed individuals of a compound animal.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An animal form containing all the elements of a typical organism of the group to which it belongs; a morphological individual regarded as the whole product of an impregnated ovum, which may or may not be divided into persons or zoöids without true generation. See zoöid.

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