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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ectozoon  \Ec`to*zo"["o]n\,  n.;  pl  {Ectozoa}.  [NL.,  fr  Gr  ? 
  outside  +  ?  an  animal.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  See  {Epizo["o]n}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  ectozoa 
  n  :  any  external  parasitic  organism  (as  fleas)  [syn:  {ectoparasite}, 
  {ectozoon},  {epizoon},  {epizoa}] 




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