ectocommensalism, ectocommensality /ek'toh kom'en sal"i tee/, n.ectocommensally, adv.
/ek'toh keuh men"seuhl/, adj.
1. Biol. (of an organism) living in a commensal relationship on the exterior of another organism.
2. an ectocommensal organism.
[1935-40; ECTO- + COMMENSAL]

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