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Origin of commensal
OTHER WORDS FROM commensalcom·men·sal·ism, nouncom·men·sal·i·ty [kom-en-sal-i-tee], /ˌkɒm ɛnˈsæl ɪ ti/, nouncom·men·sal·ly, adverb
Example sentences from the Web for commensal
Wiping out commensal microbes opened the door to opportunists.When Evolution Is Infectious - Issue 90: Something Green|Moises Velasquez-Manoff|September 30, 2020|Nautilus
The rule is a very ancient Semitic one, due to the old connection between sacrifice and commensality.Folkways|William Graham Sumner
In some parts of Travancore, the latter do not even enjoy the privilege of commensality with the other Izhavas.Castes and Tribes of Southern India|Edgar Thurston
Among the Greeks the right of commensality, or eating together, was restricted.