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Living in an entirely different physical as well as biotic environment, such a population would have unique opportunities to enter new niches and to select novel adaptive pathways.
Ernst Mayr

Meaning of "biotic" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD BIOTIC

From Greek biotikos, from bios life.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF BIOTIC

biotic  [baɪˈɒtɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BIOTIC

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Biotic is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES BIOTIC MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Biotic

Biotic describes a living or once living component of a community; for example organisms, such as plants and animals. Biotic means living organisms Biotic may refer to: ▪ Life, the condition of living organisms, ▪ Biology, the study of life, ▪ Biotic material, which is derived from living organisms, ▪ Biotic components in ecology, ▪ Biotic potential, an organism's reproductive capacity ▪ Biotic community, all the interacting organisms living together in a specific habitat ▪ Biotic energy, a vital force theorized by biochemist Benjamin Moore Biotic may also refer to: ▪ Biotic Baking Brigade, an unofficial group of pie-throwing activists.

Definition of biotic in the English dictionary

The definition of biotic in the dictionary is of or relating to living organisms.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BIOTIC


abiotic
ˌeɪbaɪˈɒtɪk
aerobiotic
ˌɛərəʊbaɪˈɒtɪk
antibiotic
ˌæntɪbaɪˈɒtɪk
endosymbiotic
ˌendəʊˌsɪmbaɪˈɒtɪk
epibiotic
ˌɛpɪbaɪˈɒtɪk
gnotobiotic
ˌnəʊtəʊbaɪˈɒtɪk
halobiotic
ˌhæləʊbaɪˈɒtɪk
macrobiotic
ˌmækrəʊbaɪˈɒtɪk
meiotic
maɪˈɒtɪk
miotic
maɪˈɒtɪk
myotic
maɪˈɒtɪk
necrobiotic
ˌnekrəʊbaɪˈɒtɪk
parabiotic
ˌpærəbaɪˈɒtɪk
prebiotic
ˌpriːbaɪˈɒtɪk
premeiotic
ˌpriːmaɪˈɒtɪk
probiotic
ˌprəʊbaɪˈɒtɪk
saprobiotic
ˌsæprəʊˌbaɪˈɒtɪk
symbiotic
ˌsɪmbaɪˈɒtɪk
trophobiotic
ˌtrɒfəʊˌbaɪˈɒtɪk
xenobiotic
ˌzenəʊbaɪˈɒtɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BIOTIC

biotech
biotechnical
biotechnological
biotechnologically
biotechnologist
biotechnology
biotelemetric
biotelemetry
bioterror
bioterrorist
biotically
biotin
biotite
biotitic
biotope
biotoxin
biotron
biotroph
bioturbation
bioturbed

WORDS THAT END LIKE BIOTIC

amniotic
amphibiotic
anabiotic
anaerobiotic
anamniotic
compatriotic
erotic
idiotic
nonantibiotic
parasymbiotic
patriotic
periotic
pneumoconiotic
scoliotic
semeiotic
semiotic
superpatriotic
ultrapatriotic
unpatriotic
zoobiotic

Synonyms and antonyms of biotic in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «biotic» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BIOTIC

Find out the translation of biotic to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of biotic from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «biotic» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

生物
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

biótico
570 millions of speakers

English

biotic
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

जैविक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الأحيائية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

биотических
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

biótico
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

জীবনসম্পর্কিত
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

biotique
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Biotik
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

biotischen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

生物の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

생물
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Biotic
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sinh học
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

உயிரியல்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

जैविक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

biyotik
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

biotico
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

biotyczne
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

біотичних
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

biotic
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

βιοτικών
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

biotiese
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

biotiska
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

biotiske
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of biotic

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BIOTIC»

The term «biotic» is quite widely used and occupies the 40.042 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BIOTIC» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about biotic

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2 QUOTES WITH «BIOTIC»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word biotic.
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Aldo Leopold
A thing is right when it tends to preserve the integrity, stability and beauty of the biotic community. It is wrong when it tends otherwise.
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Ernst Mayr
Living in an entirely different physical as well as biotic environment, such a population would have unique opportunities to enter new niches and to select novel adaptive pathways.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BIOTIC»

Discover the use of biotic in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to biotic and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Biotic Homogenization
The ultimate outcome is the loss of uniqueness and the growth of uniformity. In this way, fast food restaurants exist in Moscow and Java Sparrows breed on Hawaii. Biological homogenization qualifies as a global environmental catastrophe.
Julie L. Lockwood, Michael L. McKinney, 2001
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Biotic Feedbacks in the Global Climatic System: Will the ...
"A colorful, inspiring variety [of topics], fully preserving contrasts among experts . . . If you wish to learn about the origins and the diversity of arguments in this controversy, read this book." --Journal of Environmental Quality
G. M. Woodwell, Fred T. Mackenzie, 1995
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Biotic Response to Global Change: The Last 145 Million Years
This volume will form an invaluable reference for researchers and graduate students in paleontology, geology, biology, oceanography and climatology.
Stephen J. Culver, Peter F. Rawson, 2000
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Biotic Communities: Southwestern United States and ...
"Encyclopedic listing of biotic communities comments on factors that account for change in these communities over time. Of ecological and biogeographical interest"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 57.
David Earl Brown, 1982
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Pollution Impacts on Marine Biotic Communities
Both the coverage and the format - which includes abundant illustrations and tables - make this book a valuable reference for scientists, administrators, and students engaged in coastal research and planning.
Michael J. Kennish, 1997
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Biotic Stress and Yield Loss
This book is unique in that it is the first to cover all biotic stressors, insects, weeds, and plant pathogens, and their impact on plant yield and fitness.
Robert K.D. Peterson, Leon G. Higley, 2000
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Biotic Regulation of the Environment: Key Issues of Global ...
This book is devoted to a quantitative version of the BRE concept, and is built on a foundation of modern scientific knowledge accumulated in the fields of physics and biology.
V. G. Gorshkov, A.M. Makarieva, V.V. Gorshkov, 2000
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Biotic Recovery from Mass Extinction Events
engl.
M. B. Hart, 1996
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Plant Breeding for Biotic Stress Resistance
Complementing Plant Breeding for Abiotic Stress Tolerance, this book was written for scientists and students interested in learning how to breed for biotic stress scenarios, allowing them to develop a greater understanding of the basic ...
Roberto Fritsche-Neto, Aluízio Borém, 2012
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Understanding Late Devonian and Permian-Triassic Biotic and ...
This volume highlights contributions from a broad range of geological sub-disciplines currently striving to understand these critical intervals of geologically rapid, global-scale changes. * Provides updated, current models for the mid-Late ...
Jeff Over, Jared Morrow, P. Wignall, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BIOTIC»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term biotic is used in the context of the following news items.
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Alien life on Philae Comet, scientists say
'These are not easily explained in terms of pre-biotic chemistry. 'The dark material is being constantly replenished as it is boiled off by heat from ... «Sky News Australia, Jul 15»
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Share “Bringing a new drug to market in Oklahoma...”
Bacteria haven't seen these drugs before, which means that Biolytx' drugs could wipe out certain infections that are anti-biotic resistant today. «NewsOK.com, Jul 15»
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SRBC: Water Quality Not Impacted by Shale Gas Drilling
But the commission said that for the three-year period, there was "not a strong visual pattern" between gas well density and the Index of Biotic ... «Natural Gas Intelligence, Jul 15»
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Science towards a clean and developed environment
The natural environment, commonly referred to simply as the environment, is a term that encompasses all living and non-living things (biotic ... «The Guardian Nigeria, Jul 15»
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Prudent Natural Resource Management prerequisite to achieving …
Pressure on biotic resources has also escalated. More than 20 per cent of cultivated land, 30 per cent of forests and 10 per cent of grasslands ... «News Hour, Jul 15»
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Horse racing tips: Take a chance on Biotic to continue revival
Adam Kirby enjoyed a treble on the corresponding card at Windsor last year and arrives at the track with a good pair of rides for boss Clive Cox. «Stoke Sentinel, Jul 15»
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PhilRice, IRRI test 766 rice varieties
... climate change on rice production and food security with the development of varieties that could withstand multiple biotic and abiotic stresses ... «Philippine Star, Jul 15»
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Women With Fibromyalgia Don't Get Enough Exercise
... Granada Research of Excelence Initiative on Biohealth, Campus BioTic, University of Granada, Spain and the European University of Madrid, ... «MedPage Today, Jul 15»
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Woman awarded £100k after swab 'size of mini football' left in her …
The 30-year-old was later diagnosed with C.dificile, a “significant infection”, as a result of unnecessary anti-biotic treatment she had been put ... «Mirror.co.uk, Jul 15»
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Our relationship with the Earth is divine
... Leopold suggested that "a thing is right when it tends to preserve the integrity, stability and beauty of the biotic community. It is wrong when it ... «Winnipeg Free Press, Jul 15»

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