Botany, Mycology. an asexual produced by certain algae and some fungi, capable of moving about by means of flagella.
Zoology. any of the minute motile flagelliform or ameboid bodies that issue from the sporocyst of certain protozoans.
an asexual spore of some algae and fungi that moves by means of flagella
one of several spores produced in a saclike body (sporocyst) by some parasitic protozoans
A motile flagellated spore that serves as a means of asexual reproduction among certain algae, fungi, and protoctists.
the breeding and domestication of animals; the technology of animal husbandry. noun (functioning as sing) the science concerned with the domestication and breeding of animals
characteristic of a zoot suiter; extreme or flamboyant in style or appearance: a zooty new convertible. Historical Examples I’ve had four horses down with the ‘zooty, and two men laid up with dip’thery. Tom Grogan F. Hopkinson Smith
any of animal origin, as a snake or scorpion venom, or serum produced by means of such . noun a toxin, such as snake venom, that is produced by an animal Compare phytotoxin zootoxin zo·o·tox·in (zō’ə-tŏk’sĭn) n. A toxin of animal origin.
- Zoo sperm
Botany, Mycology Archaic. . Zoology, . noun another word for spermatozoon