Jump to navigation Jump to search
- (UK) IPA(key): /baɪˈɒt.ɪk/
- (US) IPA(key): /baɪˈɑ.tɪk/
Audio (US) (file) Audio (AU) (file)
- Rhymes: -ɒtɪk
biotic (not comparable)
- (biology) Of, pertaining to, or produced by life or living organisms
- 1994, Nils D. Warnock, Biotic and Abiotic Factors Affecting the Distribution and Abundance of a Wintering Population of Dunlin, page 141:
- This study and others at Bolinas Lagoon show that a number of variables, both biotic and abiotic, influence individual, local and regional distribution patterns of Dunlin.
- (Can we verify(+) this sense?) Misspelling of .
- 1961, George A. Theodorson, Studies in Human Ecology, page 4:
- The biotic level involves basic, nonthoughtful adjustments made in the struggle for existence.
- 1988, Roland Leslie Warren, Larry Lyon, New Perspectives on the American Community, page 33:
- Competition, on the biotic level, as we observe it in the plant and animal communities, seems to be relatively unrestricted.
- 1995, South African Journal of Science - Volume 90, page 332:
- How important is biotic gene-dispersal to the success of the angiosperms?
- 2002, Proceedings of the Ninth International Coral Reef Symposium, page 937:
- Knowledge of these patterns is essential to developing comprehensive conservation plans that maximize protection of biotic and phyletic diversity.
- (pertaining to life): abiotic
of, pertaining to, or produced by life or living organisms
Declension of biotic