Definition of ecological in English:

ecological

Syllabification: ec·o·log·i·cal
Pronunciation: /ˌekəˈläjik(ə)l
 
, ˌēkəˈläjik(ə)l
 
/

adjective

Relating to or concerned with the relation of living organisms to one another and to their physical surroundings: one of the world’s worst ecological disasters pollution is posing a serious threat to the ecological balance of the oceans
More example sentences
  • Take an inventory of what kind of an impact your life has on Mother Earth - your own personal ecological footprint.
  • More than 3,000 species of mosquitoes are present on our planet, each occupying a distinct ecological niche.
  • He says he has moved from being a fiscal conservative to being an ecological conservative.

Derivatives

ecologically

Pronunciation: /ˌekəˈläjik(ə)lē, ˌēkə-/
adverb

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