All external conditions that affect an organism or other specified system during its lifetime.
A combination of the various physical and biological elements that affect the life of an organism. Although it is common to refer to â€˜the` environment, there are in fact many environments eg, aquatic or terrestrial, microscopic to global, all capable of change in time and place, but all intimately linked and in combination constituting the whole earth/atmosphere system.
- the totality of surrounding conditions
- the area in which something exists or lives
All external (nongenetic) conditions that influence the reproduction, production, and carcass merit of cattle. When environmental influences on phenotypic merit are not properly be accounted for in genetic evaluations, they reduce the accuracy of breeding value estimation and of subsequent selection.Found on http://www.cattlepages.com/dictionary/
Area or region conducive for the development of a mineral. Certain minerals only develop in certain environments.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22291
The surrounding conditions in which an assembly exists and functions, including temperature, humidity, altitude, vibration, shock, etc.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20870
• (n.) That which environs or surrounds; surrounding conditions, influences, or forces, by which living forms are influenced and modified in their growth and development. • (n.) Act of environing; state of being environed.Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/environment/
<biology, zoology> The sum total of all the conditions and elements which make up the surroundings and influence the development and actions of an individual. ... (18 Nov 1997) ... Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
(1) Abiotic and biotic factors that influence the life of an organism. (2) Abiotic and biotic factors that influence the function of some nonliving natural system.Found on http://www.physicalgeography.net/physgeoglos/e.html
(Fr. environner to surround, to encircle) the sum total of all the conditions and elements which make up the surroundings and influence the development and actions of an individual.Found on http://users.ugent.be/~rvdstich/eugloss/DIC/dictio30.html
(ITIL Service Transition) A subset of the IT infrastructure that is used for a particular purposeFound on http://exin.vanharen.net/Player/eKnowledge/itildutchglossary.pdf
- describes the surroundings in which organisms live. Some physical features of an environment are fairly stable, like trees, rivers, mountains, houses, soil, teeth. Some physical features are changeable, like wind, water, light, pH, food supply. Others features are less predictable, such as the balance in the community of collaborators, competitor...Found on http://www.eclipse.co.uk/moordent/page5.html
the area in which something exists or lives; `the country--the flat agricultural surround`Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
The biophysical environment is the biotic and abiotic surrounding of an organism or population, and includes the factors that have an influence in their survival, development and evolution. The term environment can refer to different concepts, but is often used as a short form for the biophysical environment. This practice is ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Environment_(biophysical)
Environment: Science and Policy for Sustainable Development, commonly referred to as Environment magazine, is published bi-monthly in Philadelphia by Taylor & Francis. Environment is a hybrid, peer-reviewed, popular environmental science publication and website, aimed at a broad, `smart, but uninitiated` population. Its Executive...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Environment_(magazine)
Everything around us that affects the way we live.
Example: Mark's working environment was causing him health problems.
See also: environmental
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In science and engineering, a system is the part of the universe that is being studied, while the environment is the remainder of the universe that lies outside the boundaries of the system. It is also known as the surroundings, and in thermodynamics, as the reservoir. Depending on the type of system, it may interact with the envi...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Environment_(systems)
[ Confer French environnement
Act of environing; state of being environed. 2.
That which environs or surrounds; surrounding conditions, influences, or forces, by which living forms are influenced and modified in their growth and development. « It...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/E/51
A combination of the various physical and biological elements that affect the life of an organism. Although it is common to refer to â€˜the` environment, there are in fact many environments eg, aquatic or terrestrial, microscopic to global, all capable of change in time and place, but all intimately linked and in combination constituting the wh...Found on http://www.frontierassoc.net/greenaffordablehousing/tools/ChemicalTerms.sht
All external, or non-genetic, conditions that influence the reproduction, production and carcass merit of cattle. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20020
All of the conditions an animal is subjected to, i.e. climate, housing, pastures, range, disease, parasites, management, etc.Found on http://www.danekeclublambs.com/Glossary.html
All of the external factors, conditions, and influences which affect an organism or a community. Also, everything that surrounds an organism or organisms, including both natural and human-built elements.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21291
All of the physical, chemical, and biological factors in the area where a plant or animal lives.Found on http://www.superglossary.com/Glossary/Science/Marine_Biology/
All of the surroundings and conditions that affect living things, including air, water, land, natural resources, flora, fauna, humans and their interrelation
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All or any of the following media, namely, air, water and land; and one medium of air includes air within buildings and the air within other natural or man made structures above or below the ground (Environmental Protection Act).Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20474
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