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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A branch of ecology dealing with the interrelations between individual organisms or individual kinds of organisms (as species) and their environment.

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  • On the life history and autecology of North Atlantic rorquals.
  • Studies in the autecology of Australian acacias in South Africa.
  • Accelerating research on the sustainability of forestry operations in the basin (including autecology – the characteristics of individual species, the life history of... for more
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