biotic community

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Synonyms for biotic community

(ecology) a group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same region and interacting with each other

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Changing chloride concentration, it is possible to model active sludge biocenosis dynamics.
Modelling of the dynamics of the active sludge biocenosis in the aerobic sewage treatment process and of the substrate biodegradation was carried out: the dynamics of the active sludge concentration was modelled on the basis of chloride concentrations, and a solution of the differential equation identifying biodegradation ratios was obtained.
A longitudinal ecologic study of a tularemia natural focus in Croatia revealed that the focus was a meadow-field type and that the common vole was a crucial member of the tularemia biocenosis there (19).