xerosere

[ zeer-uh-seer ]
/ ˈzɪər əˌsɪər /

noun Ecology.

a sere occurring on dry soil.

Origin of xerosere

First recorded in 1925–30; xero- + sere2
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British Dictionary definitions for xerosere

xerosere

/ (ˈzɪərəˌsɪə) /

noun

ecology a sere that originates in dry surroundings
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