Parasitism in a Sentence  ๐Ÿ”Š

Definition of Parasitism

an unhealthy relationship in which a parasite lives off another organism, usually causing damage in the process

Examples of Parasitism in a sentence

Parasitism is a one-sided biological relationship in which an organism weakens a host while obtaining resources from it. ๐Ÿ”Š

In a flea-cat association, parasitism exists because the flea lives off the cat while damaging its immune system. ๐Ÿ”Š

The worms that live in and irritate my dogโ€™s gastrointestinal tract are a case of parasitism. ๐Ÿ”Š

In parasitism, the pest acquires nourishment while living on or inside the host organism. ๐Ÿ”Š

A leech obtaining sustenance by attaching itself to a humanโ€™s leg is an example of parasitism. ๐Ÿ”Š

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