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edaphic climax

noun

Definition of EDAPHIC CLIMAX

:  an ecological climax resulting from soil factors and commonly persisting through cycles of climatic and physiographic change — compare climatic climax
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First Known Use of EDAPHIC CLIMAX

1926

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