[ bahy-oh-di-vur-suh-fi-key-shuh n ]
/ ˌbaɪ oʊ dɪˌvɜr sə fɪˈkeɪ ʃən /
the process by which the diversity of plants or animals develops or is increased within a particular region or group of organisms.
Related formsbi·o·di·ver·si·fied, adjective
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