environmental resistance


noun

the limiting effect of environmental conditions on the numerical growth of a population.

Nearby words

  1. environmental health officer,
  2. environmental health service,
  3. environmental medicine,
  4. environmental protection agency,
  5. environmental psychology,
  6. environmental science,
  7. environmentalism,
  8. environmentalist,
  9. environs,
  10. envisage

Origin of environmental resistance

First recorded in 1925–30

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