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We are now converting to a policy of economy and care about ecology and our environment. Aganbegyan, Abel Inside Perestroika: The Future of the Soviet Economy (1990)She is honoured as the patron saint of ecology and the environment. Martin Manser COLLINS DICTIONARY OF SAINTS (2004)The tomato effect also accounts for many of the difficulties experienced by clinical ecology. Randolph, Theron G. & Moss, Ralph W. (contributor) An Alternative Approach to Allergies (1990) Clinical ecology is conspicuously independent of industrial influence. Randolph, Theron G. & Moss, Ralph W. (contributor) An Alternative Approach to Allergies (1990)But clinical ecology is gaining the advantage. Randolph, Theron G. & Moss, Ralph W. (contributor) An Alternative Approach to Allergies (1990)She has also applied to study ecology and conservation at university. The Sun (2014)He credits his study of ecology for his approach to design. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The difference between clinical ecology and conventional medicine becomes apparent as soon as one enters the waiting room. Randolph, Theron G. & Moss, Ralph W. (contributor) An Alternative Approach to Allergies (1990) Clinical ecology shows us how to restore the balance between man and his environment under the conditions of advanced civilization. Randolph, Theron G. & Moss, Ralph W. (contributor) An Alternative Approach to Allergies (1990)Another was the area's unique religious ecology. Times, Sunday Times (2014)King's study is not the only one to provide rigorous proof of the clinical ecology approach. Randolph, Theron G. & Moss, Ralph W. (contributor) An Alternative Approach to Allergies (1990)Treatment by the methods of clinical ecology is safe, inexpensive, and effective. Randolph, Theron G. & Moss, Ralph W. (contributor) An Alternative Approach to Allergies (1990)He asks: "Is there any scientific evidence to back up the assertions of clinical ecology? Randolph, Theron G. & Moss, Ralph W. (contributor) An Alternative Approach to Allergies (1990)Because of the controversy that has been stirred up over clinical ecology, it has become increasingly difficult to get them to pay for these visits. Randolph, Theron G. & Moss, Ralph W. (contributor) An Alternative Approach to Allergies (1990)Wildlife must be nurtured for what it is, the solar-powered foundation of local ecology and local economy. Times, Sunday Times (2006)I am sorry to report that obstruction from insurance companies has finally forced me to abandon the Ecology Unit treatment. Randolph, Theron G. & Moss, Ralph W. (contributor) An Alternative Approach to Allergies (1990)I wish I had known long before that studying ecology was something that would better the world. Christianity Today (2000)Adaptation I have attempted to explain the concepts of clinical ecology in terms of adaptation to environmental exposures - a framework borrowed from physiology. Randolph, Theron G. & Moss, Ralph W. (contributor) An Alternative Approach to Allergies (1990)

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Translations for 'ecology'

British English: ecology /ɪˈkɒlədʒɪ/ NOUN
Ecology is the study of the relationship between living things and their environment.
He is a senior lecturer in ecology.
  • American English: ecology
  • Arabic: عِلْمُ البِيئَة
  • Brazilian Portuguese: ecologia
  • Chinese: 生态
  • Croatian: ekologija
  • Czech: ekologie
  • Danish: økologi
  • Dutch: ecologie
  • European Spanish: ecología
  • Finnish: ekologia
  • French: écologie
  • German: Ökologie
  • Greek: οικολογία
  • Italian: ecologia
  • Japanese: 生態学
  • Korean: 생태학
  • Norwegian: økologi
  • Polish: ekologia
  • European Portuguese: ecologia
  • Romanian: ecologie
  • Russian: экология
  • Latin American Spanish: ecología
  • Swedish: ekologi
  • Thai: นิเวศวิทยา
  • Turkish: çevrebilim
  • Ukrainian: екологія
  • Vietnamese: sinh thái học

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Definition of ecology from the Collins English Dictionary
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