Parasitic

Definition of Parasitic

Par`a`sit´ic   Pronunciation: păr`å`sĭt´ĭk
a.1.
1.Of the nature of a parasite; having the habits of a parasite; fawning for food or favors; sycophantic.
2.(Bot. & Zool.) Of or pertaining to parasites; living on, or deriving nourishment from, some other living animal or plant. See Parasite, 2 & 3.
Parasitic gull
(Zool.) See Jager.

Related Words

bloodsucking, dependent, leechlike, parasitical
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