cli·​sere | \ ˈklīˌsi(ə)r \

Definition of clisere

: 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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History and Etymology for clisere

climate + sere (cycle)

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“Clisere.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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