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an·thro·po·gen·ic

, anthropogenetic (an'thrō-pō-jen'ik, -jĕ-net'ik),
Relating to anthropogeny.

anthropogenic

adjective Man-made; of human origin, as in anthropogenic dusts.

anthropogenic

(an″thrŏ-pŏ-jen′ik) [ anthropo- + -genic]
Caused or produced by human beings or by human economic and social activities. The term is often used to describe human activities that have a detrimental effect on the environment or on health.

anthropogenic

caused by the actions of man.
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The scissor-tailed flycatcher generally is common in anthropogenically disturbed areas, has not shown evidence of decline, and is listed as a species of Least Concern by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (http://www.
Several factors may influence this compositional change, including greater browsing pressure by deer, suppression of fire, and anthropogenically generated habitat stresses.
Although, this phylogeographic homogeneity could be a natural scenario, the homogenizing consequence of farming transplantation is not negligible with regard to anthropogenically mediated gene flow through seed transplantation into cultivation areas (Winter et al.
Therefore, while the observed low population density may be natural, the low density increases the potential impact of direct anthropogenically induced mortality.
The stone (bedrock and anthropogenically modified) exposed longest on the surface has taken on a dark grey surface colour, whereas more recent structures, such as the early modern houses, have a white to light grey colour with reddish stains on quarry faces.
Warmer oceans associated with anthropogenically mediated climate change also pose risks for human health (Harvell et al.
maackii present, absent, and removed) at an anthropogenically disturbed and an undisturbed forest stand in Oxford, Ohio (Butler County).
All plots were characterised by similar soil conditions (light gray forest soils with anthropogenically mixed upper horizons) and a normal moistening regime.
Anthropogenically induced changes in sediment and biogenic silica fluxes in Chesapeake Bay.
uk/projgall/blockley), and radiocarbon dates taken from anthropogenically modified non-human material (Table 2 at http://antiquity.