bioclimatic


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bi·o·cli·ma·tol·o·gy

 (bī′ō-klī′mə-tŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The study of the effects of climatic conditions on living organisms.

bi′o·cli·mat′ic (-klī-măt′ĭk) adj.

bioclimatic

(ˌbaɪəʊklaɪˈmætɪk)
adj
concerning the relations between climate and living organisms
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Adj.1.bioclimatic - of or concerned with the relations of climate and living organisms
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Architects submitted ideas for a village of bioclimatic homes that would be adapted to the local climate and be energy self-sufficient.
To contribute in the development of pest risk assessments for fruit culture in Mexico, we applied the maximum entropy algorithm to assess the role of bioclimatic factors in determining the geographic distribution of 5 important insect pest species of avocado, and their interaction with commercial avocado-growing areas.
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