Ecological - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌiːkəˈlɑːdʒɪkl|  American pronunciation of the word ecological
Brit.  |iːkəˈlɒdʒɪk(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word ecological

adjective

- characterized by the interdependence of living organisms in an environment(syn: ecologic)

an ecological disaster

- of or relating to the science of ecology(syn: bionomic, bionomical, ecologic)

ecological research

Examples

The ecological consequences of a nuclear war are incalculable.

The Black Sea is facing ecological catastrophe as a result of pollution.

From an ecological viewpoint, the motorway has been a disaster.

his carelessness could have caused an ecological upset

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