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biodiversity

noun [U] uk   /ˌbaɪ.əʊ.daɪˈvɜː.sɪ.ti/  us   /-oʊ.dɪˈvɝː.sə.t̬i/
the number and types of plants and animals that exist in a particular area or in the world generally, or the problem of protecting this: a new National Biological Survey to protect species habitat and biodiversity
Translations of “biodiversity”
in Vietnamese sự đa dạng…
in Spanish Biodiversidad…
in Thai ความหลากหลายทางชีวภาพ…
in Malaysian kepelbagaian…
in Chinese (Traditional) 生物多樣性…
in Indonesian biodiversitas, keragaman biologis…
in Chinese (Simplified) 生物多样性…
(Definition of biodiversity from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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