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mesic

[′me·zik]
(ecology)
Of or pertaining to a habitat characterized by a moderate amount of water.
Of or pertaining to a mesophyte.
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In early settlement times mesic "black soil" prairie was the most extensive and characteristic plant community of Illinois.
Burn Wet Dry [chi class Sparrow mesic mesic square] df 1 FGSP 4 4 58.
English translation: After meeting with Scheffer, President Mesic again repeated that Croatia was willing to arrest and hand over Ante Gotovina to The Hague if he was in Croatia.
Disturbances observed in Mexican pinyon woodlands imply replacement of species with mesic affinities by species with xeric affinities, as evidenced by presence of agaves and cacti as reported by Robert (1977).
The suspended talks should resume and Golan [Heights] be brought back under Syrian sovereignty," said Mesic.
During his meeting with Mesic, Mubarak cheered the "courageous beginning" of Croatian investments in oil and gas exploration in Egypt, according to Croatian news agency Hina.
MESIC (Music Education for Sight Impaired Children) is a music education project that lets children have musical experience just by doing it.
Other officers include Lindsay Tygart-Havice, president-elect; Stephanie Harriett, secretary; Elizabeth Oakes, treasurer; Ingrid Bethel, vice president of public relations; Millie Kanyar, VP of information technologies; Katherine Schnauss Naugle, VP of profes sional development; Kate Mesic, director of events/opening reception; Wendy Byndloss, director of events/holiday party; Amanda Webb, director of events/judicial reception; and Anita Pryor is the immediate past president.
More specifically, a group of mesic Andean species related to Vriesea rubra and Vriesea dubia.
This model simulates plants growing in two habitats separated into a southeast-facing xeric slope from a northwest-facing mesic slope (Figure 3).
Abundant in mesic woods especially on slopes; 230; 6; C = 10.