Medical Dictionary

microphagous

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adjective mi·croph·a·gous \mī-ˈkräf-ə-gəs\

Medical Definition of microphagous

  1. :  feeding on minute particles (as bacteria) microphagous ciliates microphagous habit

microphagy

\-ə-jē\play noun plural

microphagies


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