- unemployment or refusal to work.
- employment in work considered nonessential by the state.
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OTHER WORDS FROM parasitismnon·par·a·sit·ism, noun
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Parasitism in the Infusoria is by no means so important as among Flagellates.
In any ordinary volume it is not possible to give a complete bibliography of parasitism.Parasites|T. Spencer Cobbold
Symbiosis, parasitism and all the rest are just ways of describing variations of the same basic process of living together.Planet of the Damned|Harry Harrison
No group of Crustacea exhibits more numerous or more varied examples of parasitism than the Copepoda.The Life of Crustacea|William Thomas Calman
Parasitism, he will say, is one of the gravest crimes in Nature.Natural Law in the Spiritual World|Henry Drummond