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e·col·o·gy

 (ĭ-kŏl′ə-jē)
n. pl. e·col·o·gies
1.
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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ecological

(ˌiːkəˈlɒdʒɪkəl) or

ecologic

adj
1. (Environmental Science) of or relating to ecology
2. (Environmental Science) (of a practice, policy, product, etc) tending to benefit or cause minimal damage to the environment
ˌecoˈlogically adv
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.ecological - characterized by the interdependence of living organisms in an environment; "an ecological disaster"
2.ecological - of or relating to the science of ecologyecological - of or relating to the science of ecology; "ecological research"
biological science, biology - the science that studies living organisms
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ecological

adjective environmental, green ecological disasters such as the destruction of the rainforest
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Translations
بيئيبِيئيّ
ekologický
økologisk
ekologinen
ekološki
ökológiai
vistfræîilegur
生態学の
생태학의
ekološki
ekologisk
เกี่ยวกับนิเวศวิทยา
ekolojikçevreye ait
thuộc sinh thái học

ecological

[ˌiːkəʊˈlɒdʒɪkəl] ADJecológico
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ecological

[ˌiːkəˈlɒdʒɪkəl] adj
[disaster] → écologique; [balance] → écologique
[group, movement] → écologiste
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ecological

adj problem, balance, impactökologisch; ecological disasterUmweltkatastrophe f; ecological damageUmweltschäden pl; ecological systemÖkosystem nt; ecological groupUmweltorganisation f; ecological partyUmweltpartei f
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ecological

[ˌiːkəʊˈlɒdʒɪkl] adjecologico/a
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ecology

(iˈkolədʒi) noun
(the study of) living things considered in relation to their environment. Pollution has a disastrous effect on the ecology of a region.
eˈcologist noun
ˌecoˈlogical (iː-) adjective
ˌecoˈlogically adverb
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ecological

بِيئيّ ekologický økologisk ökologisch οικολογικός ecológico ekologinen écologique ekološki ecologico 生態学の 생태학의 ecologisch økologisk ekologiczny ecológico экологический ekologisk เกี่ยวกับนิเวศวิทยา ekolojik thuộc sinh thái học 生态的
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