Definitions for abioticˌeɪ baɪˈɒt ɪk, ˌæb i-

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  1. abiotic(Adjective)

    Nonliving, inanimate, characterised by the absence of life; of inorganic matter.

  2. abiotic(Adjective)

    tending to inhibit or destroy life; antibiotic.

  3. Origin: * First attested in 1874.

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  1. Abiotic component

    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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