[ aw-tee-siz-uh m ]
/ ɔˈti sɪz əm /
the development of the entire life cycle of a parasitic fungus on a single host or group of hosts.
- autoerotic asphyxia,
- autoerythrocyte sensitization syndrome
Origin of autoecism
Also called ametoecism.
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