Weekly Vocabulary

THIS WEEK'S VOCABULARY
MAY 15-`9, 2017

arboral: of or relating to or formed by trees.

 

benthos: a region including the bottom of  the sea.

 

canebrake: a dense growth of cane (especially giant cane).

 

dispersion: spreading widely or driving off.

 

emergent: coming into existence.

 

food chain: community of organisms where each member is eaten by another.

 

hydric: having or characterized by excessive moisture.

 

lotic: of or relating to or living in actively moving water.

 

mesic: having or characterized by moderate or a well-balanced supply

of moisture.

 

niche: a small concavity.

 

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