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symbiosisnoun [U]

uk   /ˌsɪm.baɪˈəʊ.sɪs/  us   /-ˈoʊ-/
specialized biology a ​relationship between two ​types of ​animal or ​plant in which each ​provides for the other the ​conditionsnecessary for ​itscontinuedexistence a ​relationship between ​people or ​organizations that ​depend on each other ​equally
symbiotic
adjective uk   /-ˈɒt.ɪk/  us   /-ˈɑː.t̬ɪk/ specialized
a symbiotic ​relationship
symbiotically
adverb uk   /-ˈɒt.ɪ.kəl.i/  us   /-ɑː.t̬ɪ.kəl.i/ specialized
(Definition of symbiosis from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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symbiosisnoun [U]

 /ˌsɪmˌbiˈoʊ·sɪs, ˌsɪm·bɑɪ-/
biology a ​closeconnection between different ​types of ​organisms in which they ​live together and ​benefit from each other
(Definition of symbiosis from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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