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  • n. One of the secondary, and usually sexual, zooids produced by budding or fission from the primary zooids, in animals having alternate generations.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of the secondary, and usually sexual, zooids produced by budding or fission from the primary zooids, in animals having alternate generations. In the tapeworms, the joints are deuterozooids.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A secondary zoöid; a zoöid produced by gemmation from a zoöid; a proglottis.

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