[pol-ee-zoh-ik] /ˌpɒl iˈzoʊ ɪk/
(of a bryozoan colony) composed of many zooids.
(of a spore) producing many sporozoites.
(of a habitat) containing many animals or many different kinds of animals.
(of certain colonial animals) having many zooids or similar polyps
producing or containing many sporozoites
[pom] /pɒm/ noun, (often initial capital letter) Slang: Usually Disparaging. 1. . /pɒm/ noun 1. (slang, Austral & NZ) short for pommy abbreviation 1. prescription-only medicine or medication Compare OTC phase of the moon Usually used in the phrase “POM-dependent”, which means flaky. (1995-04-10) 1. particulate organic matter 2. polycyclic organic matter 3. public order […]
[puhm-is, pom-] /ˈpʌm ɪs, ˈpɒm-/ noun 1. the pulpy residue from apples or similar fruit after crushing and pressing, as in cider making. 2. any crushed or ground, pulpy substance. /ˈpʌmɪs/ noun 1. the pulpy residue of apples or similar fruit after crushing and pressing, as in cider-making 2. any pulpy substance left after crushing, […]
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[poh-mey-shuh s] /poʊˈmeɪ ʃəs/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or of the nature of pomes. /pɒˈmeɪʃəs/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or bearing pomes, such as the apple, pear, and quince trees adj. 1706, from Vulgar Latin *poma “apple,” originally plural of Latin pomus “fruit,” later “apple” (see Pomona) + -aceous.