What does hábitat mean?

Definitions for hábitat
ˈhæb ɪˌtæthábitat

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. habitat, home groundnoun

    the type of environment in which an organism or group normally lives or occurs

    "a marine habitat"; "he felt safe on his home grounds"


  1. habitatnoun

    A specific place or natural conditions in which a plant or animal lives.

    Etymology: From habitat (used in Floras and Faunas), from habito.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Habitatverb

    the natural abode, locality or region of an animal or plant

    Etymology: [L., it dwells, fr. habitare. See Habit, v. t.]

  2. Habitatverb

    place where anything is commonly found

    Etymology: [L., it dwells, fr. habitare. See Habit, v. t.]


  1. Habitat

    Habitat is an ecological or environmental area that is inhabited by a particular species of animal, plant, or other type of organism. It is the natural environment in which an organism lives, or the physical environment that surrounds a species population.

Editors Contribution

  1. habitat

    A specific place or natural and perfect existence for an animal, plant or organism to exist and cocreate.

    Habitats are so vital for a healthy, harmonious and balanced life.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 20, 2020  

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'hábitat' in Nouns Frequency: #2398

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hábitat in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hábitat in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of hábitat in a Sentence

  1. Jorgen Stoltz:

    The habitat here is really fascinating.

  2. Gioia Massa:

    So, we're learning some things that are helping us figure out the systems that will grow plants in the future, production systems will actually have to look like, so, a lot of the things that we're learning from Veggie and from Advanced Plant Habitat are kind of speeding to the next generation big crop production system.

  3. Zhang Hanwen:

    The aim of the game in this boom period of proboscidean evolution was' adapt or die,' habitat perturbations were relentless, pertained to the ever-changing global climate, continuously promoting new adaptive solutions while proboscideans that didn't keep up were literally, left for dead. The once greatly diverse and widespread mastodonts were eventually reduced to less than a handful of species in the Americas, including the familiar Ice Age American mastodon.

  4. Montana Department of Fish:

    The bear's behavior in this incident appears to be typical of surprise close encounters, fWP will continue to monitor the area, which is well within occupied bear habitat.

  5. Corrie Moreau:

    As insects are critical for any ecosystem the loss of any one species has ripple effects through the community, as we can see from these examples above the interconnectedness of species from mutualists to food plants to habitat requirements can have huge impacts on the survival of a species. To be honest without insects our planet would become inhospitable to humans within a matter of months. We need insects even if we don't always realize it.

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