meaning of bionomics

bionomics meaning in Etymology Dictionary

"science of natural development; ecology," 1888, created by Scottish biologist Patrick Geddes (1854-1932) from Greek bio- (see bio-) + nomos "managing," from nemein "manage" (see numismatic).

bionomics meaning in General Dictionary

the part of biology focused on the relations between organisms and their environment

Sentence Examples with the word bionomics

The fascinating subjects of insect bionomics and life-history were dealt with in the classical memoirs (1734-1742) of the Frenchman R.

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