Entozoic
Entozoal En`to*zo"al, Entozoic En`to*zo"ic, a. (Zo["o]l.) Pertaining to, or consisting of, the Entozoa. [1913 Webster]

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  • entozoic — adjective living within a living animal usually as a parasite entozoic worms • Syn: ↑entozoan, ↑endozoic • Ant: ↑epizoic • Derivationally related forms: ↑entozoan ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • entozoic — adj. [Gr. entos, within; zoon, animal] Living within another animal; an internal parasite; see endozoic, epizoic …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • entozoic — /en teuh zoh ik/, adj. (of a parasitic animal) living within the body of its host. [1860 65; ENTOZO(A) + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • entozoic — en·to·zo·ic zō ik adj living within an animal …   Medical dictionary

  • entozoic — adj. living within the body of its host (of a parasite) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • entozoic — en·to·zo·ic …   English syllables

  • entozoic — en•to•zo•ic [[t]ˌɛn təˈzoʊ ɪk[/t]] adj. mcr (of a parasitic animal) living within the body of its host • Etymology: 1860–65 …   From formal English to slang

  • entozoic — /ɛntəˈzoʊɪk/ (say entuh zohik) adjective Biology living parasitically within the body of an animal …   Australian English dictionary

  • entozoic parasite — a parasite that lives in the lumen of the intestine …   Medical dictionary

  • endozoic — adjective living within a living animal usually as a parasite entozoic worms • Syn: ↑entozoic, ↑entozoan • Ant: ↑epizoic (for: ↑entozoic) • Deriv …   Useful english dictionary

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