hydroclimate

noun
hy·​dro·​climate

Definition of hydroclimate

: the varied physical factors (as temperature, pH, density, turbidity) and often associated chemical factors (as concentration of certain ions) that characterize a particular aquatic habitat

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History and Etymology for hydroclimate

hydr- + climate

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“Hydroclimate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hydroclimate. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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