Insecta means: One of the classes of Arthropoda, including those that have one pair of antennae, three pairs of mouth organs, and breathe air by means of tracheae, opening by spiracles along the sides of the body. In this sense it includes the Hexapoda, or six-legged insects and the Myriapoda, with numerous legs. See Insect, n.
Insecta means: In a more restricted sense, the Hexapoda alone. See Hexapoda.
Insecta means: In the most general sense, the Hexapoda, Myriapoda, and Arachnoidea, combined.
Invertebrata means: A comprehensive division of the animal kingdom, including all except the Vertebrata.
Iota means: The ninth letter of the Greek alphabet (/) corresponding with the English i.
Iota means: A very small quantity or degree; a jot; a particle.
Jugata means: The figures of two heads on a medal or coin, either side by side or joined.
Junta means: A council; a convention; a tribunal; an assembly; esp., the grand council of state in Spain.
Juramenta means: of Juramentum
Koaita means: Same as Coaita.
Zooecium means: One of the cells or tubes which inclose the feeling zooids of Bryozoa. See Illust. of Sea Moss.
Zooecia means: of Zooecium
Zoodendrium means: The branched, and often treelike, support of the colonies of certain Infusoria.
Zoodendria means: of Zoodendrium
Zoocytium means: The common support, often branched, of certain species of social Infusoria.
Zoocytia means: of Zoocytium
Zoocyst means: A cyst formed by certain Protozoa and unicellular plants which the contents divide into a large number of granules, each of which becomes a germ.
Zoochlorella means: One of the small green granulelike bodies found in the interior of certain stentors, hydras, and other invertebrates.
Zoochemy means: Animal chemistry; zoochemistry.
Zoochemistry means: Animal chemistry; particularly, the description of the chemical compounds entering into the composition of the animal body, in distinction from biochemistry.
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