ag·​ro·​ecosystem | \ ¦a(ˌ)grō + \

Definition of agroecosystem

: the organisms and environment of an agricultural area considered as an ecosystem

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First Known Use of agroecosystem

1949, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for agroecosystem

agro- + ecosystem

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“Agroecosystem.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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