Associations to the word «Ecological»


ECOLOGICAL, adjective. Relating to ecology, the interrelationships of organisms and their environment.
ECOLOGICAL, adjective. Not harmful to the environment.
ECOLOGICAL FOOTPRINT, noun. A measure of how much biologically productive land and water area an individual, population or activity requires to produce all the resources it consumes and to absorb the waste it generates using prevailing technology and resource management practices. [1]
ECOLOGICAL FOOTPRINTS, noun. Plural of ecological footprint
ECOLOGICAL PYRAMID, noun. A diagram that shows the relative amounts of energy or matter, or numbers of organisms within each trophic level in a food chain or food web.
ECOLOGICAL SERVICE, noun. Any beneficial natural process arising from healthy ecosystems, such as purification of water and air, pollination of plants and decomposition of waste.
ECOLOGICAL SERVICES, noun. Plural of ecological service

Dictionary definition

ECOLOGICAL, adjective. Characterized by the interdependence of living organisms in an environment; "an ecological disaster".
ECOLOGICAL, adjective. Of or relating to the science of ecology; "ecological research".

Wise words

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