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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 Spanish Biodiversidad…
in Chinese (Traditional) 生物多樣性…
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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