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zooparasite

[zoh-uh-par-uh-sahyt] /ˌzoʊ əˈpær əˌsaɪt/
noun
1.
any parasitic animal or protozoan.
2.
a parasite of animals.
Origin of zooparasite
1895-1900
First recorded in 1895-1900; zoo- + parasite
Related forms
zooparasitic
[zoh-uh-par-uh-sit-ik] /ˌzoʊ əˌpær əˈsɪt ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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zooparasite in Medicine

zooparasite zo·o·par·a·site (zō'ə-pār'ə-sīt')
n.
An animal parasite.

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