biotic potential

noun

Definition of biotic potential

: the inherent capacity of an organism or species to reproduce and survive

First Known Use of biotic potential

1928, in the meaning defined above

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“Biotic potential.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/biotic%20potential. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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