stenoky

stenoky
stenoky [stə nō′kē]
n.
[< STEN(O)- + -oky: see EUROKY]
Biol. the ability of an organism to live only under a very narrow range of environmental conditions: opposed to EUROKY
stenokous [stə nō′kəs]
adj.

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  • stenoky — [stə nō′kē] n. 〚/span> STEN(O) + oky: see EUROKY〛 Biol. the ability of an organism to live only under a very narrow range of environmental conditions: opposed to EUROKY stenokous [stə nō′kəs] adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • euroky — [yo͞o΄rē ō′kēyo͞o rō′kē] n. 〚contr. < euryoky /span> EURY + oky < Gr oikia, a dwelling, akin to oikos, house: see ECO 〛 Biol. the ability of an organism to live under variable environmental conditions: opposed to STENOKY …   Universalium

  • euroky — [yo͞o΄rē ō′kēyo͞o rō′kē] n. [contr. < euryoky < EURY + oky < Gr oikia, a dwelling, akin to oikos, house: see ECO ] Biol. the ability of an organism to live under variable environmental conditions: opposed to STENOKY: also euryoky… …   English World dictionary

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