epibiosis

noun

any relationship between two organisms in which one grows on the other but is not parasitic on itSee also epiphyte, epizoite

Nearby words

  1. ephrata,
  2. ephs.,
  3. epi-,
  4. epiandrosterone,
  5. epibenthos,
  6. epibiotic,
  7. epiblast,
  8. epiblem,
  9. epiblepharon,
  10. epibolic

Derived Formsepibiotic (ˌɛpɪbaɪˈɒtɪk), adjective

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