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The word ‘ecology’ is based on the Greek word oikos – house, home or building.…


The word ‘ecology’ is based on the Greek word oikos – house, home or building.  Oikos is also the natural environment which is “home to all the plants and animals that live within it.”  (Source: Oxford Dictionary of Word Origins by Julia Cresswell)
Susan Roaf   

 

"Did you know?". Science Scotland (Issue Nine)
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