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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  ...

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Mar 10, 2016 ... Relationship between two species of plants or animals in which one benefits at the expense of the other, sometimes without killing the host ...

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Parasitism definition, Biology. a relation between organisms in which one lives as a parasite on another. See more.

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Parasitism is a relationship between two organisms where one is usually harmed and the other gets benefits from the relationship. Parasites are smaller than ...

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parasitism. Parasitism is a relationship between two things in which one of them ( the parasite) benefits from or lives off of the other, like fleas on your dog.

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parasitism An interaction of species populations in which one (typically small) organism (the parasite) lives in or on another (the host), from...

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par·a·sit·ism n. 1. A relationship between two organisms of different species in which one is a parasite and the other is a host. 2. The characteristic behavior or ...

Symbiosis, commensalism, mutualism and parasitism


Biologists have tried to give names to and define certain examples of 'living together' such as 'symbiosis' and 'mutualism' and 'parasitism' but it is often difficult  ...

Parasitic Relationships


Evolution home. Parasitic Relationships. A parasitic relationship is one in which one organism, the parasite, lives off of another organism, the host, harming it ...

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Parasitism. A parasite is an organism that spends a significant portion of its life in or on the living tissue of a host organism and which causes harm to the host ...

[par-uh-sahy-tiz-uhm, -si-]
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.
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