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A charecteristics that makes an individual better suited to a specific enviroment may eventually become in that species through a process

Natural selection

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Natural selection results in

Adaptations

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The role of an organism in its habitat is called its

Niche

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The struggle between organism to survive as they attempt to use the same limited resources

Competition

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An interaction in which one organisms kills another for food or nutrients

Predation

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The organism that does the killing is the

Predator

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The organism that is killed is the

Prey

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Is any relationship in which two species love closely together and at least one of the species benefits

Symbiosis

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A relationship in which both species benefit is called

Mutualism

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Is a relationship in which one species benefits and te other species is neither helped not harmed

Commensalism

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A relationship that involves on organisms living with on or inside another organism and harming is called

Paratism

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The organism that benefits is called

Parasite

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The organism it lives in or on

Host