Definitions for ecesisɪˈsi sɪs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

e•ce•sisɪˈsi sɪs(n.)

  1. the establishment of an immigrant plant in a new environment.

    Category: Ecology

Origin of ecesis:

1900–05; < Gk oíkēsis act of inhabiting


Princeton's WordNet

  1. establishment, ecesis(noun)

    (ecology) the process by which a plant or animal becomes established in a new habitat


  1. ecesis(Noun)

    The process of successful establishment of a plant or animal species in a habitat that was barren previously/ or was left barren due to some catastrophe.

  2. Origin: From οἴκισις


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