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organism
A living thing
population
A group of individuals that belong to the same species and live in the same area
community
A group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same region and interacting with each other
ecosystem
A biological community of interacting organisms and their physical environment.
competition
Interaction among organisms that vie for the same resource in an ecosystem
range
large region with a characteristic climate and plant and animals communities
biome
A group of ecosystems that share similar climates and typical organisms
limiting factors
Conditions in the environment that put limits on where an organism can live

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