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biome

noun [C] uk   /ˈbaɪ.əʊm/ us    /-oʊm/ specialized
a region of the earth's surface and the particular combination of climate (= general type of weather), plants, and animals that are found in it: Tropical rainforest is a very complex biome.Animal dwellings - naturalAnimal Dwellings - man-madeEnvironmental issuesRubbish and wasteProtection and protectors
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