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  • adj. of, pertaining to, or having the characteristics of a parasite; parasitic

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as parasitic.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. relating to or caused by parasites
  • adj. of plants or persons; having the nature or habits of a parasite or leech; living off another

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