ecological niche

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Noun1.ecological niche - (ecology) the status of an organism within its environment and community (affecting its survival as a species)
bionomics, environmental science, ecology - the branch of biology concerned with the relations between organisms and their environment
condition, status - a state at a particular time; "a condition (or state) of disrepair"; "the current status of the arms negotiations"
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L'INNESTO's winning design centers on responsible and resilient resource management, long-lasting spaces and community, and a Human Adaptive Zone - a collaborative neighborhood with an agricultural heart.
This paper proposes a method that shows better accuracy than K-NNSS-based studies in the past, by estimating location via the application of the Adaptive Zone based K-NNSS (AZ-NNSS) algorithm, which considers the variable movement velocity of the device.
Thus, the complexity of host-plant defenses may restrict host shifts to single species of novel host plants, and adaptive zone shifts Onto entire groups of plants predicted by the Ehrlich and Raven Model may be rare.

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