noun cli·sere \ˈklīˌsi(ə)r\

Definition of clisere

  1. :  the succession of ecological communities that results from climatic changes; especially :  one preceding the reestablishment of a stable state following an intense climatic change (as the advance or recession of a major glaciation)

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Origin and Etymology of clisere

climate + sere (cycle)

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