Definitions for abioticˌeɪ baɪˈɒt ɪk, ˌæb i-
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Nonliving, inanimate, characterised by the absence of life; of inorganic matter.
tending to inhibit or destroy life; antibiotic.
Origin: * First attested in 1874.
In biology and ecology, abiotic components or abiotic factors are non-living chemical and physical parts of the environment that affect living organisms and the functioning of ecosystems. Abiotic factors and phenomena associated with them underpin all biology.
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