Biology a relation between organisms in which one lives as a parasite on another.
a parasitic mode of life or existence.
Pathology a diseased condition due to parasites.
In biology/ecology, parasitism is a non-mutual symbiotic relationship between
species, where one species, the parasite, benefits at the expense of the other, the
May 5, 2015 ... Relationship between two species of plants or animals in which one benefits at
the expense of the other, sometimes without killing the host ...
Define parasitism. parasitism synonyms, parasitism pronunciation, parasitism
translation, English dictionary definition of parasitism. n. 1. A relationship
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Predation, herbivory, and parasitism coexist within ecological communities. How
do these interactions create dynamic, ever-changing biological systems?
Parasitism is a relationship between two different organisms where the parasite
harms the host. When worms live in a dog and take nutrients from the dog, this is
Parasitism is a relationship between two organisms where one is usually harmed
and the other gets benefits from the relationship. Parasites are smaller than ...
22, 2008 — Molecular biologists have decoded the genome of the Pristionchus
pacificus nematode, thereby gaining insight into the evolution of parasitism.
noun par·a·sit·ism \ˈper-ə-sə-ˌti-zəm, -ˌsī-, ˌpa-rə-\. Definition of PARASITISM.
1. : the behavior of a parasite. 2. : an intimate association between organisms of ...