(Ecology) Interaction between two organisms, in which one organism (the parasite) benefits and the other (the host) is harmed.
(Biol.) The intimate living together of two kinds of organisms, esp. if such association is of mutual advantage
A relationship between two organisms in which one organism is harmed or inhibited and the other is unaffected. Examples of amensalism include the shading out of one plant by a taller and wider one and the inhibition of one plant by the secretions of another (known as allelopathy).
The definition of commensalism is a relationship between two organisms where one is helped and the other is unaffected.
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