saprobe

noun
sap·​robe | \ ˈsap-ˌrōb How to pronounce saprobe (audio) \

Medical Definition of saprobe

: a saprobic organism

called also saprobiont

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“Saprobe.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/saprobe. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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