ectozoic

adjective
ec·​to·​zo·​ic

Definition of ectozoic

: living on the surface of an animal : ectozoan

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History and Etymology for ectozoic

New Latin ectozoa + English -ic

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“Ectozoic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ectozoic. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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