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the diversity of plant and animal life in a particular habitat (or in the world as a whole)
nonliving, physical features of the environment, including air, water, sunlight, soil, temperature, and climate
a major biotic community characterized by the dominant forms of plant life and the prevailing climate
combination of a bar and line graph showing annual precipitation and average temperatures
the responsive adjustment of a sense organ (as the eye) to varying conditions (as of light)
a physical change of an organism's body having a specific function that contributes to the survival of the organism
Changes to an organisms metabolic or internal processes (Example - Bacteria becoming resistant to antibiotics)
process by which plants and some other organisms use light energy to convert water and carbon dioxide into oxygen and high-energy carbohydrates such as sugars and starches
(ecology) a group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same region and interacting with each other
the relation between two different kinds of organisms in which one receives benefits from the other by causing damage to it (usually not fatal damage)
(ecology) the status of an organism within its environment and community (affecting its survival as a species)
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