mutualist
mutualist mutualist adj. One practising or advocating the doctrine of mutualism.

Syn: interdependent, mutually beneficial. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • mutualist — adjective mutually dependent • Syn: ↑interdependent, ↑mutually beneficial • Similar to: ↑dependent • Derivationally related forms: ↑interdependency (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • mutualism — mutualist, n. mutualistic, adj. /myooh chooh euh liz euhm/, n. 1. a relationship between two species of organisms in which both benefit from the association. 2. the doctrine that the interdependence of social elements is the primary determinant… …   Universalium

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