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ecology

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noun ecol·o·gy \-jē\

Medical Definition of ecology

plural ecologies

  1. 1:  a branch of science concerned with the interrelationship of organisms and their environments

  2. 2:  the totality or pattern of relations between organisms and their environment

  3. 3:  human ecology

ecological \ˌē-kə-ˈläj-i-kəl, ˌek-ə-\play play also ecologic \-ik\play adjective
ecologically \-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb




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