ZOOID - is a valid Scrabble word.
Definition of ZOOID:
- an organic cell capable of independent movement [n -S]
- any animal organism or individual capable of separate existence, and produced by fission, gemmation, or some method other than direct sexual reproduction
- any one of the recognizably distinct individuals or elements of a compound or colonial animallike organism, whether or not detached or detachable
- any organic body or cell capable of spontaneous movement and of an existence more or less apart from or independent of the parent organism
- one of the asexually produced individuals of a compound organism (as a bryozoan, hydroid, or coral colony)
- pertaining to, resembling, or of the nature of an animal