\\|sīə(ˌ)thō+\ noun
Etymology: cyath- + zooid
: the imperfect primary zooid of certain compound tunicates (as those of the genus Pyrosoma) from which the secondary zooids bud

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • cyathozooid — cy·a·tho·zooid …   English syllables

  • tetrazooid — |te.trə+ noun Etymology: tetra + zooid : one of the first four blastozooids formed from the precocious stolon of the cyathozooid of a member of the genus Pyrosoma * * * tetrazomal, tetrazooid see tetra 1 …   Useful english dictionary

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