Meaning of dermatozoon

der•mat•o•zo•on

Pronunciation: (dur-mat"u-zō'on, dûr"mu-tu-), [key]
— pl. -zo•a
  1. any microscopic animal or protozoan living as a parasite on or in the skin of the host.
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