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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.
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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
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Word Origin and History for symbiotically

symbiotic

adj.

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

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Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

symbiotically in Medicine

symbiotic

(sĭm′bē-ŏtĭk, -bī-)
adj.
  1. Of, resembling, or relating to symbiosis.
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