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- n. A form of commensalism in which one organism creates or prepares a suitable environment for another.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The dependence of an organism upon another which furnishes something that is necessary for its existence.
meta- + -biosis (Wiktionary)
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