phytosociologist

phytosociology

[fahy-toh-soh-see-ol-uh-jee, -shee-]
noun
the branch of ecology dealing with the origin, composition, structure, and classification of plant communities.

Origin:
1925–30; phyto- + sociology

phytosociologic [fahy-tuh-soh-see-uh-loj-ik, -soh-shee-] , phytosociological, adjective
phytosociologially, adverb
phytosociologist, noun
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phytosociology (ˌfaɪtəʊˌsəʊsɪˈɒlədʒɪ, -ˌsəʊʃɪ-)
 
n
the branch of ecology that is concerned with the origin, development, etc, of plant communities
 
phytosociological
 
adj
 
phytosocio'logically
 
adv
 
phytosoci'ologist
 
n

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