Vocab List #2 - ±he presence of ano±her Predaton an...

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Vocabulary List #2 Population- The amount of one type of species in a group. (Population) density- a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume (Population) dispersion- the observation of where individuals are found in a habitat. Growth rate- the amount of increase that a specific variable has gained within a specific period and context. Carrying capacity- the number of people, other living organisms, or crops that a region can support without environmental degradation. Niche- The place or function of a given organism within its ecosystem Competition- interaction between organisms or species in which the fitness of one is lowered by
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Unformatted text preview: ±he presence of ano±her. Predaton- an in±eracton be±ween species in which one species uses ano±her species as food Parasitsm- a relaton be±ween organisms in which one lives as a parasi±e on ano±her Mu±ualism- a relatonship be±ween ±wo species of organisms in which bo±h beneF± from ±he associaton. Commensalism- a ±ype of relatonship be±ween ±wo species of a plan±, animal, fungus, e±c., in which one lives wi±h, on, or in ano±her wi±hou± damage ±o ei±her. Symbiosis- a ±ype of relatonship be±ween ±wo species of a plan±, animal, fungus, e±c., in which one lives wi±h, on, or in ano±her wi±hou± damage ±o ei±her....
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