epizoic


epi·zo·ic

adjective \ˌe-pə-ˈzō-ik\

Definition of EPIZOIC

:  living upon the body of an animal <an epizoic plant>
epi·zo·ite \-ˌīt\ noun

First Known Use of EPIZOIC

circa 1857

epi·zo·ic

adjective \ˌep-ə-ˈzō-ik\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of EPIZOIC

: dwelling upon the body of an animal
epi·zo·ism \-ˌiz-əm\ noun
epi·zo·ite \-ˌīt\ noun

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