Sozialparasit

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Sozialparasit m (plural Sozialparasiten)

  1. (biology) Literally, "social parasite", a parasite of social animals utilizing common resources; e.g. wasps that live in beehives or bumblebee nests, feeding on honey or larvae.
  2. (pejorative) welfare parasite

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