parasitotropism

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parasitotropism par·a·si·tot·ro·pism (pār'ə-sī-tŏt'rə-pĭz'əm)
n.
The affinity of particular drugs or other agents for parasites rather than for their hosts.


par'a·si'to·trop'ic (-sī'tə-trŏp'ĭk, -trō'pĭk) adj.
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