Definition of Entoparasite

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

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



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Entoparasite

entomophthora
entomophthoramycosis
entomophthoramycosis basidiobolae
entomophthoramycosis conidiobolae
entomophyte
entomophytes
entomopoxvirinae
entomostraca
entomostracan
entomostracans
entomostracous
entomotomist
entomotomists
entomotomy
entonic
entoparasite (current term)
entoperipheral
entophyte
entophytes
entophytic
entopic
entopic graphomania
entopic pregnancy
entoplasm
entoplastic
entoplastra
entoplastron
entoproct
entoprocta
entoprocts

Literary usage of Entoparasite

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

1. The Analysis of Racial Descent in Animals by Thomas Harrison Montgomery (1906)
"For an entoparasite is abnormal from the standpoint of the host and directly injures the ... For this reason a foetus cannot be considered an entoparasite, ..."

2. Principles of Animal Biology by Aaron Franklin Shull, George Roger Larue, Alexander Grant Ruthven (1920)
"entoparasite (en' to par' a site). A parasite that lives within the body of its host. Enzyme (en' zime). An organic substance which brings about a chemical ..."

3. Dictionnaire de médecine, de chirurgie, de pharmacie et des sciences qui s'y by Emile Littré (1908)
"... jusqu'à son bord postero-interne, où se font ses insertions vertébrales. entoparasite. adj. et sm [de ..."

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