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  • English Word Zone Definition A band or area of growth encircling anything; as, a zone of evergreens on a mountain; the zone of animal or vegetable life in the ocean around an island or a continent; the Alpine zone, that part of mountains which is above the limit of tree growth.
  • English Word Zone Definition A series of planes having mutually parallel intersections.
  • English Word Zone Definition Circuit; circumference.
  • English Word Zone Definition To girdle; to encircle.
  • English Word Zoned Definition Wearing a zone, or girdle.
  • English Word Zoned Definition Having zones, or concentric bands; striped.
  • English Word Zoned Definition Zonate.
  • English Word Zoneless Definition Not having a zone; ungirded.
  • English Word Zonnar Definition See Zonar.
  • English Word Zonular Definition Of or pertaining to a zone; zone-shaped.
  • English Word Zonule Definition A little zone, or girdle.
  • English Word Zonulet Definition A zonule.
  • English Word Zonure Definition Any one of several of South African lizards of the genus Zonura, common in rocky situations.
  • English Word Zoo- Definition A combining form from Gr. zwo^,n an animal, as in zoogenic, zoology, etc.
  • English Word Zoochemical Definition Pertaining to zoochemistry.
  • English Word Zoochemistry Definition Animal chemistry; particularly, the description of the chemical compounds entering into the composition of the animal body, in distinction from biochemistry.
  • English Word Zoochemy Definition Animal chemistry; zoochemistry.
  • English Word Zoochlorella Definition One of the small green granulelike bodies found in the interior of certain stentors, hydras, and other invertebrates.
  • English Word Zoocyst Definition 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.
  • English Word Zoocytia Definition of Zoocytium
  • English Word Zoocytium Definition The common support, often branched, of certain species of social Infusoria.
  • English Word Zoodendria Definition of Zoodendrium
  • English Word Zoodendrium Definition The branched, and often treelike, support of the colonies of certain Infusoria.
  • English Word Zooecia Definition of Zooecium
  • English Word Zooecium Definition One of the cells or tubes which inclose the feeling zooids of Bryozoa. See Illust. of Sea Moss.
  • English Word Zooerythrine Definition A peculiar organic red coloring matter found in the feathers of various birds.
  • English Word Zoogamous Definition Of or pertaining zoogamy.
  • English Word Zoogamy Definition The sexual reproduction of animals.
  • English Word Zoogenic Definition Of or pertaining to zoogeny, animal production.
  • English Word Zoogeny Definition Alt. of Zoogony