Part of speech:
Of, relating to, or characteristic of a parasite.
The definition of predatory is living by harming, robbing or hunting others.
(Biology) A sharing of the same environment by two organisms where one species benefits and the other is unaffected. An example is barnacles on whales.
The dried, fibrous part of the loofah fruit, used as a washing sponge or as a filter.
A relationship between two organisms in which one organism (the parasite) benefits and the other (the host) is harmed. Parasites derive nutrition from their host and may also gain other benefits such as shelter and a habitat in which to grow and reproduce.
The method of existence of predatory animals
An organism living in a state of symbiosis
A similar relationship of mutual interdependence
To dig up by or as if by the roots:
(Informal, Chiefly Brit.) To beg or get by begging; sponge
(Slang) To get by begging or sponging; cadge
To wander about aimlessly.
To wash clothes
Wet is defined as to make something moist.
To clean or dry in this manner
To wash, rub, wipe, or remove with or as with a mop
So as to be unsoiled:
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