microecology

noun
mi·​cro·​ecology | \ "+ \

Definition of microecology

: ecology of all or part of a small community (such as a microhabitat or a housing development)

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Other Words from microecology

microecological \ "+ \ adjective

First Known Use of microecology

1947, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for microecology

micr- + ecology

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“Microecology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/microecology. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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