from The Century Dictionary.

  • External parasites or ectoparasites which live upon the surface or in the skin of the host: the opposite of Entozoa.
  • Specifically, an order of very singular low aberrant Crustacea degraded by parasitism, including the many grotesque forms commonly known as fish-lice.
  • [lowercase] Plural of epizoön.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Plural form of epizoon.


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