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biodiversitynoun [U]

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