The definition of zoic is being from a specific geologic era.
An example of zoic is Mesozoic.
Relating to a specified manner of animal existence.
Of or relating to a specified geologic era.
Having a (specified) animal way of life.
Of, pertaining to, or being a geologic era having a (specified) type of life.
(rare) Showing traces of life; containing organic remains.
Origin of zoic
- From Greek zōikos of animals from zōion living being gwei- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Greek Î¶Ï‰Î¹ÎºÏŒÏ‚, from Î¶ÏŽÎ¹Î¿Î½ "˜animal'.