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Adj.1.nonsymbiotic - not parasitic on another organism
biological science, biology - the science that studies living organisms
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Symbiosis also helps build reefs--corals that host algae can deposit calcium carbonate, the hard skeleton that forms the reefs, up to 10 times faster than nonsymbiotic corals
These bacteria can be in a symbiotic or nonsymbiotic relation with the plant.
Brood parasitism, of course, is but one variant on the nonsymbiotic relationship between species, both animals and plants, in which one benefits at the expense of the other.
By all anesthetic methods, epithelial sloughing was not observed in nonsymbiotic organs, while symbiotic organs had comparable levels of cells undergoing detachment.
This is because the study results from the positron emission tomography scan suggest that the burden of tumor robbing the patient of metabolic resources leads to the patient's death somewhat like a nonsymbiotic parasite leaving too little nutrition for a host to survive.
Because of the high N requirement of oilseed rape, application of nonsymbiotic soil microorganisms can decrease groundwater pollution, facilitating the adoption of sustainable agronomic methods.
Differential production of active oxygen species in photo-symbiotic and nonsymbiotic bivalves.
This collection begins with a short communication on the reductive fixation of molecular nitrogen on gallium phosphide nanoparticles, and continues with longer papers covering nitrogen fixation in metabolism and soybean plants, legume and microbe interactions, the rhizobia/legume interaction, the activated carbon surface, legumes in Mediterranean ecosystems, isotropic methods for measurement, characterization of rhizobia strains, heavy metals on nitrogen-fixing sludge, the marine nitrogen cycle, nitrogen fixation as an indicator of air pollution, a subclass of bacterium, nonsymbiotic nitrogen fixation, and news about nitrogen fixation from the semi-arid region of Central Argentina.
Nonsymbiotic bacterial diazotrophs in crop-farming systems: can their potential for plant growth promotion be better exploited?
Range expansion leading to departures from neutrality in the nonsymbiotic hemoglobin gene and the cpDNA trnL-trnF intergenic spacer in Trema dielsiana (Ulmaceae).
2] to the atmosphere is not associated with any environmental problems and it can be returned back to the soil through symbiotic and nonsymbiotic [N.