parasitic
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /pæ.ɹəˈsɪt.ɪk/
  • (America) IPA: /pɛɹ.əˈsɪt.ɪk/
Adjective

parasitic (not comparable)

  1. Of or pertaining to a biological or symbolic parasite.
  2. Drawing upon another organism for sustenance.
  3. Exploiting another for personal gain.
Translations Translations Translations Noun

parasitic (plural parasitics)

  1. (electronics) A component of a circuit that does not show up in a circuit's schematic but does show up in the circuit's behavior.



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