Definition of Bionomics
1. Noun. The branch of biology concerned with the relations between organisms and their environment.
Generic synonyms: Biological Science, Biology
Specialized synonyms: Palaeoecology, Paleoecology
Examples of category: Biotic Community, Community, Association, Food Chain, Food Pyramid, Food Cycle, Food Web, Ecesis, Establishment, Ecological Succession, Succession, Ecological Niche, Niche, Cosmopolitan, Widely Distributed, Endemic, Eutrophic
Derivative terms: Bionomic, Bionomical, Ecologic, Ecological, Ecologist
Definition of Bionomics
Medical Definition of Bionomics
1. Synonym: bionomy. Synonym: ecology. (05 Mar 2000)
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Literary usage of Bionomics
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Evolution, racial and habitudinal by John Thomas Gulick (1905)
"bionomics and Its Scope. The organic world as we find it consists of many ... bionomics is the science that treats of the origin of organic types and of the ..."
2. The Science of Life: An Outline of the History of Biology and Its Recent by John Arthur Thomson (1899)
"bionomics. The Term bionomics—History of bionomics—Fritz Mutter as a Type— Organisms and their Environment—Adaptations—Sprengel—Nutritive ..."
3. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1904)
""The bionomics of ... The communication is an abstract of oiir observations on the- bionomics of ..."
4. Evolution and Animal Life: An Elementary Discussion of Facts, Processes by David Starr Jordan, Vernon Lyman Kellogg (1907)
"Organic evolution, or bionomics, is one of the most comprehensive of all the ... And as the basis to the science of bionomics, as to all other science, ..."
5. Chapters in Modern Botany by Patrick Geddes (1893)
"Use of Pitchers, “bionomics.” — The view of the economy of the Nepenthes pitcher held more or less strongly by some older naturalists, that this was a ..."
6. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1902)
"... obsolete—that is, sitting astride the patient—a practise aa undignified as it is unnecessary. RWW bionomics: EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATIONS WITH BACILLUS ..."
7. Report of the Annual Meeting (1904)
"FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 11. After the President bad delivered his Address (see p. 672), the following Papers were read:— 1. The bionomics of Convoluta ..."