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biotic

adjective uk   /baɪˈɒt.ɪk/ us    /-ˈɑː.t̬ɪk/ specialized
involving, caused by, or relating to living things in the environment: Climate can also be affected by biotic factors.Environmental issuesRubbish and wasteProtection and protectors
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