Kleptoparasitism vs Kleptoparasitize - What's the difference?

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Kleptoparasitism is a related term of kleptoparasitize.


As a noun kleptoparasitism

is the parasitic theft of captured prey, nest material, etc from animals of the same or another species.

As a verb kleptoparasitize is

to steal (prey, etc) from animals of the same or another species.

kleptoparasitism

Alternative forms

*cleptoparasitism

Noun

(-)
  • The parasitic theft of captured prey, nest material, etc. from animals of the same or another species.
  • kleptoparasitize

    English

    Verb

    (kleptoparasitiz)
  • To steal (prey, etc.) from animals of the same or another species.