Zootic


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Zo`ot´ic


a.1.Containing the remains of organized bodies; - said of rock or soil.
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Cheatgrass grows in a dense carpet that excludes other species, and it has been described as a zootic climax as a result of heavy grazing in the bunchgrass habitat (Poulton, 1955; Daubenmire, 1970).
He said: "When you look at new and emerging diseases, many are zootic and passable from animals to man.
He said: "When you look at new and emerging diseases many are zootic and passable from animals to man.