[ bahy-oh-si-nol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌbaɪ oʊ sɪˈnɒl ə dʒi /
the branch of biology dealing with the study of biological communities and the interactions among their members.
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Words nearby biocenology
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British Dictionary definitions for biocoenology
/ (ˌbaɪəʊsɪˈnɒlədʒɪ) /
the branch of ecology concerned with the relationships and interactions between the members of a natural community
Word Origin for biocoenology
C20: from bio- + ceno-, from Greek koinos common + -logy
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Scientific definitions for biocoenology
[ bī′ō-sə-nŏl′ə-jē ]
The study of ecological communities and of interactions among their members.
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