ecosystem

[ ek-oh-sis-tuh m, ee-koh- ]SEE DEFINITION OF ecosystem

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Often little or no data are available to indicate the previous state of the ecosystem or the rate of degradation.

In these marginal areas, human activity may stress the ecosystem beyond its tolerance limit, resulting in degradation of the land.

Familiarity with the biological components of an ecosystem is essential to meaningful radiobiological assessment.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR ECOSYSTEM

biome

nounlarge plant and animal community
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