bio·​cli·​mat·​ic ˌbī-ō-klī-ˈma-tik How to pronounce bioclimatic (audio)
: of or relating to the relations of climate and living matter
bioclimatic adaptations

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web In the years that followed, Bieler helped shape the masterplan replacing outdated concrete grottos with bioclimatic habitats — and cajoled the right patrons to help fund it. San Diego Union-Tribune, 31 Dec. 2022

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Word History

First Known Use

1917, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of bioclimatic was in 1917

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“Bioclimatic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Feb. 2023.

Medical Definition


: of, relating to, or concerned with the relations of climate and living matter
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