ecotone

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See also: ecótone and écotone

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Combination of eco-(ecology) +‎ -tone, from the Greek τόνος(tónos, tension).

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ecotone ‎(plural ecotones)

  1. a transition area between two adjacent ecological communities (ecosystems).

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