necroparasite


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sap·ro·phyte

(sap'rō-fīt),
An organism that grows on dead organic matter, plant or animal. See: saprobe.
Synonym(s): necroparasite
[sapro- + G. phyton, plant]

necroparasite

(nek?ro-par'a-sit) [? + para, beside, + sitos, food] Saprophyte.

necroparasite

an organism that lives in dead tissue.
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