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The study of the relationship between atmospheric conditions, such as temperature and humidity, and living organisms.
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(Biology) the study of the effect of weather conditions on living organisms
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(ˌbaɪ oʊˌmi ti əˈrɒl ə dʒi)

the scientific study of the effects of natural or artificial atmospheric conditions, as temperature and humidity, on living organisms.
bi`o•me`te•or•o•log′i•cal (-ər əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl) adj.
bi`o•me`te•or•ol′o•gist, n.
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The Award for Outstanding Achievement in Biometeorology
The articles were published in 6 different journals, the most popular of which were the International Journal of Biometeorology and Physikalische Medizin Rehabilitationsmedizin Kurortmedizin, with 2 articles for each.
"Excess Deaths during the 2004 Heatwave in Brisbane, Australia." International Journal of Biometeorology 54 (4): 393-400.
A new branch of meteorology has been developed - biometeorology that deals with the influences of weather factors on the whole living world.
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Tanny, "Penman-Monteith approaches for estimating crop evapotranspiration in screenhouses-a case study with table-grape," International Journal of Biometeorology, vol.
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