Definition of Parasitism. Meaning of Parasitism. Synonyms of Parasitism

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Definition of Parasitism

Parasitism
Parasitism Par"a*si`tism, n. [Cf. F. parasitisme.] 1. The state or behavior of a parasite; the act of a parasite. ``Court parasitism.' --Milton. 2. (Bot. & Zo["o]l.)The state of being parasitic.

Meaning of Parasitism from wikipedia

- directly transmitted parasitism (by contact), trophically transmitted parasitism (by being eaten), vector-transmitted parasitism, parasitoidism, and micropredation...
- Social parasitism may refer to the following: Parasitism (social offense), an offense in human society Social parasitism, a kind of parasitism in biology...
- brood parasitism in birds have been proposed. While there is still some controversy over when and how many origins of interspecific brood parasitism have...
- organism. Parasite or parasitism or parasitic may also refer to: Parasite (journal), a scientific journal on parasitology Parasitism (social offense), a...
- Social parasitism is a pejorative that is leveled against a group or cl**** which is considered to be detrimental to society. The term comes from the ancient...
- except when the death of the host is necessary for transmission. Obligate parasitism is exhibited in a range of organisms, with examples in viruses, bacteria...
- biological interactions, in other words mutualisms, commensalism, or parasitism, but excluding brief interactions such as predation; in the 21st century...
- fertilization ****urance (reproductive ****urance) at each generation. ****ual parasitism is a mode of ****ual reproduction, unique to anglerfish, in which the males...
- Re****tion parasitism, re****tion leeching or credibility leeching is a legal term regarding marketing. It refers to when one advertiser uses another brand's...
- Mites are small arthropods belonging to the cl**** Arachnida and the subcl**** Acari. Mites are not a clade as they span two different groups of arachnids:...
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