endobiotic

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

Definition of endobiotic

:dwelling within the cells or tissues of a host
  • endobiotic fungi

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endobiotic

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

medical Definition of endobiotic

:dwelling within the cells or tissues of a host
  • endobiotic bacteria

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