biodiversity-n; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: the variety of diverse living organisms, plant and animal, in a habitat

Commentary: BIODIVERSITY[+collection][+organism][+living][+diverse][+in_habitat]

The biodiversity on earth has been greater and lesser during different geological periods.
The mile-long drag nets used in the ocean have decreased the biodiversity of some sea habitats.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1