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epibiotic

[ep-uh-bahy-ot-ik] /ˌɛp ə baɪˈɒt ɪk/ Biology
adjective
1.
of or relating to an organism that lives, usually parasitically, both on the surface and within the body of its host.
noun
2.
any such organism, as certain fungi.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; epi- + biotic
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