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E·co(ĕ′kō), Umberto 1932-2016.
Italian writer best known for his novels, including The Name of the Rose (1980). He also wrote extensively on semiotics and British and American popular culture.
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a. short for ecology
b. (as modifier): an eco group.
(Biography) Umberto. born 1932, Italian semiologist and writer. His novels include The Name of the Rose (1981) and Foucault's Pendulum (1988)
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n → Ökosphäre f
n → Ökosystem nt
n → Ökotourismus m
n (inf) → Ökokämpfer(in) m(f)
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