|1.||of or relating to living organisms|
|2.||Compare edaphic (of a factor in an ecosystem) produced by the action of living organisms|
|[C17: from Greek biotikos, from bios life]|
|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|
|a printed punctuation mark (‽), available only in some typefaces, designed to combine the question mark (?) and the exclamation point (!), indicating a mixture of query and interjection, as after a rhetorical question.|
biotic bi·ot·ic (bī-ŏt'ĭk)
Relating to life or living organisms.
Produced or caused by living organisms.
|biotic (bī-ŏt'ĭk) Pronunciation Key