symbiotic

[sim-bee-ot-ik, -bahy-]
adjective
  1. living in symbiosis, or having an interdependent relationship: Many people feel the relationship between humans and dogs is symbiotic.
Sometimes sym·bi·ot·i·cal.

Origin of symbiotic

Related formssym·bi·ot·i·cal·ly, adverbnon·sym·bi·ot·ic, adjectivenon·sym·bi·ot·i·cal, adjectivenon·sym·bi·ot·i·cal·ly, adverb
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Word Origin and History for non-symbiotic

symbiotic

adj.

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

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

non-symbiotic in Medicine

symbiotic

[sĭm′bē-ŏtĭk, -bī-]
adj.
  1. Of, resembling, or relating to symbiosis.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.