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biocenology

[bahy-oh-si-nol-uh-jee] /ˌbaɪ oʊ sɪˈnɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the branch of biology dealing with the study of biological communities and the interactions among their members.
Also, biocoenology.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; biocen(osis) + -o- + -logy
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British Dictionary definitions for biocenology

biocoenology

/ˌbaɪəʊsɪˈnɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the branch of ecology concerned with the relationships and interactions between the members of a natural community
Word Origin
C20: from bio- + ceno-, from Greek koinos common + -logy
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biocenology
  (bī'ō-sə-nŏl'ə-jē)   
The study of ecological communities and of interactions among their members.
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