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subsere

[suhb-seer] /ˈsʌbˌsɪər/
noun, Ecology
1.
a secondary stage of ecological succession after a community is interfered with or destroyed by fire, flood, grazing, etc.; a secondary sere.
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subsere

/ˈsʌbˌsɪə/
noun
1.
a secondary sere arising when the progress of a sere towards its climax has been interrupted
Word Origin
C20: sub- + sere²
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