nonparasitic

adjective non·par·a·sit·ic \ ˌnän-ˌper-ə-ˈsi-tik , -ˌpa-rə- \

Definition of nonparasitic

: not relating to, being, or caused by a parasite : not parasitic
  • nonparasitic worms
  • a nonparasitic cyst

First Known Use of nonparasitic

circa 1836

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nonparasitic

adjective non·par·a·sit·ic \ -ˌpar-ə-ˈsit-ik \

medical Definition of nonparasitic

: not parasitic; especially : not caused by parasites
  • nonparasitic diseases

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