Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • 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.

Etymologies

meta- + -biosis (Wiktionary)

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