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n. pl. e·col·o·gies
a. The science of the relationships between organisms and their environments.
b. The relationship between organisms and their environment.

[German Ökologie : Greek oikos, house; see weik- in Indo-European roots + German -logie, study (from Greek -logiā, -logy).]

ec′o·log′i·cal (ĕk′ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl, ē′kə-), ec′o·log′ic (-ĭk) adj.
ec′o·log′i·cal·ly adv.
e·col′o·gist n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.ecologic - characterized by the interdependence of living organisms in an environment; "an ecological disaster"
2.ecologic - of or relating to the science of ecologyecologic - of or relating to the science of ecology; "ecological research"
biological science, biology - the science that studies living organisms
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n. ecológico;
ecologic systemsistema ecológico.
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