[ păr′ə-sī-tŏt′rə-pĭz′əm ]
The affinity of particular drugs or other agents for parasites rather than for their hosts.
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Other words from parasitotropismpar′a•si′to•trop′ic (-sī′tə-trŏp′ĭk, -trō′pĭk) adj.
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