geosere

noun
geo·​sere | \ ˈjē(ˌ)ōˌsi(ə)r \

Definition of geosere

: a sequence of ecological climax communities following one another through geologic time in response to repeated physical and climatic alteration of a habitat

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History and Etymology for geosere

ge- + sere (cycle)

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“Geosere.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/geosere. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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