Ecosystem etymology


English word ecosystem comes from English eco-, English system

Etymology of ecosystem

Detailed word origin of ecosystem

Dictionary entry Language Definition
eco- English (en) Ecology or the environment (in the ecological sense). Economy.
system English (en) (computing) The set of hardware and software operating in a computer.. (derogatory, with "the") The mainstream culture, controlled by the elites or government of a state, or a combination of them, seen as oppressive to the individual.. (mathematics) A set of equations involving the same variables, which are to be solved simultaneously.. (medicine) The body organs that contribute to a [...]
ecosystem English (en) (business, marketing) A set of interconnected products and services.. A system formed by an ecological community and its environment that functions as a unit.. The interconnectedness of organisms (plants, animals, microbes) with each other and their environment.