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zo·on

 (zō′ŏn′)
n. pl. zo·ons or zo·a (zō′ə) Archaic
1. An individual animal produced from an egg.
2. A zooid.

[New Latin zōon, from Greek zōion, zōon, living being; see gwei- in Indo-European roots.]

zoon

(ˈzəʊɒn)
n, pl zoa (ˈzəʊə) or zoons
(Zoology) a less common term for zooid1
[C19: from New Latin, from Greek zōion animal; related to Greek zōē life]
zoˈonal adj
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Implementing agency : Seoul Metropolitan Office of Education Northern Seoul Office Seoul Zoon Elementary School
Earlier, Atia Atia Anwer Zoon (Director Women's Wing KIIR) presented findings of a study conducted by KIIR in two Tehsils (Athmaqam and Sharda) of the Neelum valley.
The delegation, comprising Prof Dr Syed Waqas Ali Kausar, Head of the Department in National University of Modern Languages (NUML), Dr Waqas Idrees Mughal, Dr Raja Wasiq, Sardar Qaiser Khan, Jalal Uddin Mughal and Prof Ms Attia Anwar Zoon, called on the PM here.
Sin mayores comparaciones con Peron, que siempre fue un zoon politikon, en la esfera publica, del Ejercito al Poder Ejecutivo.
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Currently, Dr Zoon is a scientist emeritus with the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
El objetivo principal de la misma ha sido retomar la caracterizacion del ser humano de Aristoteles, denominado en la Politica como zoon politikon, zoon ejon logon, en tanto que analizador (Lapassade, 1971) de nuestras sociedades contemporaneas en tiempos de nuevos descubrimientos de la neurociencia social y de la implantacion de las Tecnologias de la Informacion y el Conocimiento (TIC).
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While introducing the topic, Director Women Wing KIIR, Atia Anwer Zoon said that our political parties need to create spaces for women in politics and promote equal participation.
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