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ecotype

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noun eco·type \ˈē-kə-ˌtīp, ˈe-\

Definition of ecotype

  1. :  a population of a species that survives as a distinct group through environmental selection and isolation and that is comparable with a taxonomic subspecies

eco·typ·ic play \ˌē-kə-ˈti-pik, ˌe-kə-\ adjective


1922

First Known Use of ecotype

1922


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