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saprozoic

sap·ro·zo·ic

saprozoic

pronunciation:
sae pr zo ihk
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of or designating the absorption of dissolved organic or inorganic material for nutrition, as by protozoans.
definition 2: of or designating a saprophyte, esp. an internal parasite such as a tapeworm.
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