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dermatozoon

[der-mat-uh-zoh-on, dur-muh-tuh-] /dərˌmæt əˈzoʊ ɒn, ˌdɜr mə tə-/
noun, plural dermatozoa
[der-mat-uh-zoh-uh, dur-muh-tuh-] /dərˌmæt əˈzoʊ ə, ˌdɜr mə tə-/ (Show IPA).
Biology
1.
any microscopic animal or protozoan living as a parasite on or in the skin of the host.
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