nonparasitic


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nonparasitic

(ˌnɒnˌpærəˈsɪtɪk)
adj
(Biology) biology not parasitic
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Adj.1.nonparasitic - not parasitic on another organism
biological science, biology - the science that studies living organisms
independent - free from external control and constraint; "an independent mind"; "a series of independent judgments"; "fiercely independent individualism"
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Expression of neuropeptide Y family peptides in the brain and gut during Stages of the life cycle of a parasitic lamprey (Petromyzon marinus) and a nonparasitic lamprey (Ichthyomyzon gagei).
Schulz, "Nonparasitic cysts of the liver: results and options of surgical treatment," World Journal of Surgery, vol.
Izumiya et al., "Nonparasitic solitary giant hepatic cyst causing obstructive jaundice was successfully treated with monoethanolamine oleate," Internal Medicine, vol.
Moreover, 10 control Echinococcus--not infected--patients with nonparasitic liver cysts (Echin Neg), as well as 12 healthy volunteers (CON), were included as controls in this study.
What name is given to a plant that grows on another plant for support in a nonparasitic
In the case of nonparasitic species, individual nest chambers contain a single egg and a food provision to sustain the developing larva.
Nonparasitic splenic cysts: pathogenesis, classification and treatment.
Evidence that parasitic and nonparasitic life history types are produced by one population of lamprey.
The northern brook lamprey is a nonparasitic species considered by Simon (2011) to be rare to occasional in occurrence in Indiana.
The rim sign is described as a low signal intensity rim that is suggestive of hydatid disease rather than other nonparasitic processes.