ecogeography

[ ek-oh-jee-og-ruh-fee, ee-koh‐ ]
/ ˌɛk oʊ dʒiˈɒg rə fi, ˌi koʊ‐ /

noun Ecology.

the study of the environment in relation to the geographical distribution of living organisms.

Origin of ecogeography

First recorded in 1960–65; eco- + geography

Related forms

ec·o·ge·og·ra·pher, nounec·o·ge·o·graph·ic, ec·o·ge·o·graph·i·cal, adjectiveec·o·ge·o·graph·i·cal·ly, adverb
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