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ecosystem

noun [C] uk   /ˈiː.kəʊˌsɪs.təm/  us   /-koʊ-/
all the living things in an area and the way they affect each other and the environment: Pollution can have disastrous effects on the delicately balanced ecosystem.
Translations of “ecosystem”
in Vietnamese hệ sinh thái…
in Spanish ecosistema…
in Thai ระบบนิเวศ…
in Malaysian ekosistem…
in Chinese (Traditional) 生態系統…
in Indonesian ekosistem…
in Russian экосистема…
in Turkish canlılar ve çevrenin birbirine olan ilişkilerini içeren sistem, ekosistem…
in Chinese (Simplified) 生态系统…
in Polish ekosystem…
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