agroecosystem

noun

ag·​ro·​ecosystem
¦a(ˌ)grō +
: the organisms and environment of an agricultural area considered as an ecosystem

Word History

Etymology

agro- + ecosystem

First Known Use

1949, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of agroecosystem was in 1949

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“Agroecosystem.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/agroecosystem. Accessed 7 Dec. 2022.

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