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n. (used with a sing. verb)
The science of ecology.

[From French bionomique, pertaining to ecology, from bionomie, ecology : Greek bio-, bio- + Greek -nomiā, -nomy.]

bi′o·nom′ic, bi′o·nom′i·cal adj.
bi′o·nom′i·cal·ly adv.
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Adj.1.bionomical - of or relating to the science of ecologybionomical - of or relating to the science of ecology; "ecological research"
biological science, biology - the science that studies living organisms
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The bionomical equilibrium ([x.sub.[infinity]], [y.sub.[infinity]], [z.sub.[infinity]], [E.sub.1[infinity]], [E.sub.2infinity]]) is given by the following simultaneous equations:
Despite a large number of studies over its range of distribution, it is difficult to have an overall view of its ecological and bionomical characteristics (7).