Definition for "Ectosymbiosis"

Ectosymbiosis - (General)

1. Ectosymbiosis is symbiosis in which the symbiont lives on the body surface of the host, including internal surfaces such as the lining of the digestive tube and the ducts of glands.
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2. (ectosymbiotic) Of or pertaining to ectosymbiosis or an ectosymbiont
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3. (ectosymbiotic) Organism living on the surface of another organism.
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4. Symbiosis in which one member (microsymbiote) develops on the outside of the other member. (20)
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