epibiotic

adjective
epi·​biotic | \ ¦epə̇, ¦epē+ \

Definition of epibiotic

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: living on the surface of plants or living animals usually parasitically used especially of fungi — compare epiphytic, epizoic

epibiotic

adjective or noun
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Definition of epibiotic (Entry 2 of 2)

: relict

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Adjective

epi- + biotic

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“Epibiotic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/epibiotic. Accessed 16 Apr. 2021.

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