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symbiotic

[sim-bee-ot-ik, -bahy-] /ˌsɪm biˈɒt ɪk, -baɪ-/
adjective
1.
living in symbiosis, or having an interdependent relationship:
Many people feel the relationship between humans and dogs is symbiotic.
Sometimes, symbiotical.
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symbiotically, adverb
nonsymbiotic, adjective
nonsymbiotical, adjective
nonsymbiotically, adverb
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Word Origin and History for non-symbiotic

symbiotic

adj.

1882, in biology, from symbiosis. Of human activities, from 1951.

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non-symbiotic in Medicine

symbiotic sym·bi·ot·ic (sĭm'bē-ŏt'ĭk, -bī-)
adj.
Of, resembling, or relating to symbiosis.

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