Symbiont

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symbiont

[′sim·bē‚änt]
(ecology)
A member of a symbiotic pair.

Symbiont

 

one of two different organisms that live together for a long period of time.

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Therewith it widens the future root channel through the soil and at the same time feeds symbiontic organistas like procaryonts and fungi in the so-called rhizosphere.
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