Definition of Endoparasite

1. Noun. Any of various parasites that live in the internal organs of animals (especially intestinal worms).

Exact synonyms: Endozoan, Entoparasite, Entozoan, Entozoon
Generic synonyms: Parasite
Derivative terms: Endoparasitic, Endozoan, Entozoan, Entozoan, Entozoan, Entozoan



Definition of Endoparasite

1. n. Any parasite which lives in the internal organs of an animal, as the tapeworms, Trichina, etc.; -- opposed to ectoparasite. See Entozoön.

Definition of Endoparasite

1. Noun. A parasite that lives inside the body of an organism, such as a tapeworm. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Endoparasite

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Medical Definition of Endoparasite

1. Any parasite which lives in the internal organs of an animal, as the tapeworms, Trichina, etc.; opposed to ectoparasite. See Entozoon. (07 Apr 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Endoparasite

endoneuritis
endoneurium
endonexin
endonormative
endonormatively
endonuclease
endonuclease-integrase
endonuclease S1 Aspergillus
endonuclease Serratia marcescens
endonuclease s1
endonucleases
endonucleolus
endonucleolytic
endonym
endonyms
endoparasite (current term)
endoparasites
endoparasitic
endoparasitism
endoparasitisms
endopelvic
endopelvic fascia
endopeptidase
endopeptidase k
endopeptidases
endoperiarteritis
endopericardiac
endopericarditis
endoperimyocarditis
endoperineuritis

Literary usage of Endoparasite

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Manual of the Infusoria: Including a Description of All Known Flagellate by William Saville-Kent (1880)
"A closely allied, if not identical type has been observed by both Stein and Claparede and Lachmann, as an endoparasite of ..."

2. Text-book of Comparative Anatomy by Arnold Lang, Ernst Heinrich Philipp August Haeckel (1896)
"... ie if the whole false mantle with its aperture becomes enclosed in the body cavity of the host, we have a form corresponding with the endoparasite ..."

3. The Popular Science Review: A Quarterly Miscellany of Entertaining and (1880)
"endoparasite of myriapod, lulus mar- ... endoparasite of the Earthworm, Lum- bric-ws terrestri*, x 100. 8. 13—17. ..."

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