Microparasite Mi`cro*par"a*site, n. A parasitic micro["o]rganism. -- {Mi`cro*par`a*sit"ic}, a. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • microparasite — A parasitic microorganism. * * * mi·cro·par·a·site .mī krō par ə .sīt n a parasitic microorganism mi·cro·par·a·sit·ic .par ə sit ik adj * * * mi·cro·par·a·site (mi″kro parґə sīt) a parasitic microorganism …   Medical dictionary

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  • microparasite — mi·cro·parasite …   English syllables

  • microparasite — /maɪkroʊˈpærəsaɪt/ (say muykroh paruhsuyt) noun a parasitic microorganism. –microparasitic /maɪkroʊˌpærəˈsɪtɪk/ (say muykroh.paruh sitik), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Microparasitic — Microparasite Mi cro*par a*site, n. A parasitic micro[ o]rganism. {Mi cro*par a*sit ic}, a. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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