parasitismo

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From parásito +‎ -ismo

Noun[edit]

parasitismo m (uncountable)

  1. parasitism

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From parasita +‎ -ismo

Noun[edit]

parasitismo m (plural parasitismos)

  1. (ecology) parasitism (interaction in which one organism benefits at the expense of another without killing them)
  2. (figuratively) parasitism (the practice of taking advantage of others)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From parásito +‎ -ismo.

Noun[edit]

parasitismo m (uncountable)

  1. parasitism

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