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    a process by which two organisms benefit by relying on each other; it is a kind of symbiosis

    An example of mutualism is when a bear eats blackberries: the bear fattens up for the long, cold winter and the blackberries are dispersed via the bear.

    Submitted on 15/12/2011
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