antibiosis

noun an·ti·bi·o·sis \ -bī-ˈō-səs , -bē- \

Definition of antibiosis

: antagonistic association between organisms to the detriment of one of them or between one organism and a metabolic product of another

Origin and Etymology of antibiosis

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antibiosis

noun an·ti·bi·o·sis \ ˌant-i-bī-ˈō-səs, ˌan-ˌtī-; ˌant-i-bē- \

medical Definition of antibiosis

plural antibioses play \-ˌsēz\
: antagonistic association between organisms to the detriment of one of them or between one organism and a metabolic product of another

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