ectocommensal

adjective
ec·​to·​com·​men·​sal | \ -kə-ˈmen(t)-səl How to pronounce ectocommensal (audio) \

Medical Definition of ectocommensal

: living as a commensal on the body surface of another ectocommensal protozoans

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“Ectocommensal.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ectocommensal. Accessed 6 December 2019.

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