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[en-doh-par-uh-sahyt] /ˌɛn doʊˈpær əˌsaɪt/

an internal (opposed to ).
a parasite, such as the tapeworm, that lives within the body of its host

endoparasite en·do·par·a·site (ěn’dō-pār’ə-sīt’)
A parasite, such as a tapeworm or hookworm, living within the body of its host.
en’do·par·a·sit’ic (-sĭt’ĭk) adj.
en’do·par’a·sit·ism (-sĭ-tĭz’əm) n.
See under parasite.


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