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endobiotic

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adjective en·do·bi·ot·ic \ˌen-dō-ˌbī-ˈä-tik, -bē-\

Definition of endobiotic

  1. :  dwelling within the cells or tissues of a host <endobiotic fungi>



Origin and Etymology of endobiotic

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: circa 1900


Medical Dictionary

endobiotic

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adjective en·do·bi·ot·ic \ˌen-dō-ˌbī-ˈät-ik, -bē-\

Medical Definition of endobiotic

  1. :  dwelling within the cells or tissues of a host <endobiotic bacteria>




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