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One entry found for parasitism.
Main Entry: par·a·sit·ism
Pronunciation: primarystresspar-schwa-sschwa-secondarystresstiz-schwam, -secondarystresssimacrt-secondarystressiz-
Function: noun
: a close association between living things of two or more kinds of which one is a parasite obtaining benefits from the other which is a host and is usually harmed in some way

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