energy pyramid


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energy pyramid

[′en·ər·jē ‚pir·ə·mid]
(ecology)
An ecological pyramid illustrating the energy flow within an ecosystem.
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CS will be promoting the energy pyramid concept to explain the relationship between complexity and investment to implement energy conservation.
The page that follows contains an illustration of a desert energy pyramid and food chain.
Energy analysis also should be a component of the energy pyramid.
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