[skiz-uh-fahy-shuh s, -fish-uh s, skit-suh-] /ˌskɪz əˈfaɪ ʃəs, -ˈfɪʃ əs, ˌskɪt sə-/
belonging to the Schizophyceae, a group of unicellular bluish-green algae, occurring in both salt and fresh water and often causing pollution of drinking water.
noun 1. any of the Schizophyta, a group of organisms comprising the schizomycetes and the schizophyceous algae, characterized by a simple structure and reproduction by simple fission or spores.
noun 1. any crustacean of the former order or division Schizopoda, now divided into the orders Mysidacea, comprising the opossum shrimps, and Euphausiacea, comprising krill. adjective 2. Also, schizopodous [ski-zop-uh-duh s, skit-sop-] /skɪˈzɒp ə dəs, skɪtˈsɒp-/ (Show IPA). belonging or pertaining to the Schizopoda. noun 1. any of various shrimplike crustaceans of the former order […]
/ˌskɪtsəʊˈθaɪmɪə/ noun 1. (psychiatry) the condition of being schizoid or introverted. It encompasses elements of schizophrenia but does not involve the same depth of psychological disturbance
schizotrichia schiz·o·trich·i·a (skĭz’ə-trĭk’ē-ə) n. A splitting of the hairs at the ends.