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ecophysiology

(ē′kō-fĭz′ē-ŏl′ə-jē, ĕk′ō-)
n.
The study of the interrelationship between an organism's physical functioning and its environment.

e′co·phys′i·o·log′i·cal (-ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
e′co·phys′i·ol′o·gist (-ŏl′ə-jĭst) n.
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Because of this, this study focused on the ecophysiological response of this species to different light environments, and how this response could have implications in programs of reforestation or reintroduction where this species is involved.
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This section is designed to show how Brassicales exemplify ecophysiological principles in their wood character states.
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In the celebration of this Journal's twenthieth anniversary, we focus our essay on the effects of the Anthropocene on mangroves based on recent estimates of mangrove cover, mangrove responses to global change, advances in the ecophysiological understanding of mangrove tree functioning, and insights into policies and institutions that affect mangroves at local to global scales.