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coprophilic

 [kop″ro-fil´ik]
1. pertaining to or characterized by coprophilia.
2. inhabiting feces or fecal-polluted water; said of microorganisms.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

coprophilic

(kŏ-prŏf′ə-lĭk)
adj.
Of, relating to, or affected with coprophilia.
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cop·ro·phil

, coprophilic (kop'rō-fil, -fil'ik)
1. Denoting microorganisms occurring in fecal matter.
2. Relating to coprophilia.
See: coprophilia
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