Difference between revisions of "xenoparasite"

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|etymology=Greek <i>xenos</i>, guest; <i>para</i>, beside; <i>sitos</i>, sit
 
|etymology=Greek <i>xenos</i>, guest; <i>para</i>, beside; <i>sitos</i>, sit
|definition=An ecosite that becomes pathogenic due to a weakened resistance on the part of its host.
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Revision as of 23:42, 13 September 2013

xenoparasite (noun; Greek xenos, guest; para, beside; sitos, sit): An ecosite that becomes pathogenic due to a weakened resistance on the part of its host.