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zoophyte

zo·o·phyte

zoophyte

 
pronunciation:
zo faIt
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part of speech: noun
definition: any of various invertebrate animals that resemble a plant, such as a coral or sponge.
derivations: zoophytic (adj.), zoophytical (adj.)
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The word zoophyte contains the following parts:
phyt, phyto, -phyte Greek root that means plant; plant growth