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eurytopic

[yoo r-i-top-ik] /ˌyʊər ɪˈtɒp ɪk/
adjective
1.
(of an organism) tolerating a wide range of environmental conditions or habitats.
2.
(of an organism) widely distributed.
Related forms
eurytopicity [yoo r-i-toh-pis-i-tee] /ˌyʊər ɪ toʊˈpɪs ɪ ti/ (Show IPA), noun
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Examples for eurytopic
  • From the outset, process restrictions consistent with facilitating eurytopic industrial adoption were imposed.
British Dictionary definitions for eurytopic

eurytopic

/ˌjʊərɪˈtɒpɪk/
adjective
1.
(ecology) (of a species) able to tolerate a wide range of environments
2.
(ecology) having a wide geographical distribution Compare stenotopic
Word Origin
C20: from eury- + top from Greek topos place + -ic
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