ecosystem ecosystem  /ˈi koʊ ˌsɪ stəm/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a system formed by the interaction of a community of organisms with their physical environment

Usage(s):

  1. All the while, the decline of Earth's ecosystems has continued unabated.
  2. An ecosystem's intricate, interdependent webs of life are hard to restore once they have become frayed.
  3. Marine ecosystems around the world are threatened by pollution, overfishing and coastal development.

News

  1. Maintaining the Apple Ecosystem

    Maintaining the Apple Ecosystem        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

  2. Research and Markets: Telecom Network API Marketplace: Strategy, Ecosystem, Players and Forecasts 2013 - 2018

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Telecom Network API Marketplace: Strategy, Ecosystem, Pl
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. OpenText Extends Partner Ecosystem for Web Experience Management

    OpenText Extends Partner Ecosystem for Web Experience Management
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "What we want is a diverse and vibrant ecosystem," Google co-founder Sergey Brin told reporters Tuesday during Chrome's unveiling. "We want several browsers that are viable and substantial choices."
    on Sep 2, 2008 By: Sergey Brin Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "I see on TV the birds drenched in oil, the fishermen out of work, the massive oil slick [in the Gulf of Mexico] destroying our precious ecosystem," Schwarzenegger said. "That will not happen in California."
    on May 4, 2010 By: Arnold Schwarzenegger Source: CBC.ca

  3. "Elected officials representing the East Coast, from the Chesapeake Bay, to the beaches of the Carolinas, to Florida's Atlantic coastline, remain deeply concerned about the impact of oil both within the Gulf ecosystem and within the fragile,...
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Steny Hoyer Source: Baltimore Sun

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