Meaning of BIOCENOSIS in English

BIOCENOSIS

noun

or bi·o·coe·no·sis ˌbīosə̇ˈnōsə̇s ; or bi·o·ce·nose also bi·o·coe·nose -ˈsēˌnōs

( plural bio·ceno·ses or biocoeno·ses -sə̇ˈnōˌsēz, -ˈsēˌnōsə̇z)

Etymology: New Latin biocenosis, biocoenosis, from bi- (II) + Greek koinōsis sharing (from koinoun to make common, from koinos common) — more at coen-

: an assemblage of diverse organisms inhabiting a common biotope : a biotic community

• bi·o·ce·not·ic or bi·o·coe·not·ic | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷sə̇|näd.ik adjective

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