What does ectoparasite mean?

Definitions for ectoparasiteˌɛk toʊˈpær əˌsaɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ectoparasite, ectozoan, ectozoon, epizoan, epizoon(noun)

    any external parasitic organism (as fleas)


  1. ectoparasite(Noun)

    A parasite that lives on the surface of a host organism; such as the demodex mite which lives in human hair and eyelashes.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ectoparasite(noun)

    any parasite which lives on the exterior of animals; -- opposed to endoparasite

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ectoparasite

    ek-tō-par′a-sīt, n. an external parasite.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ectoparasite in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ectoparasite in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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