bioclimatology


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bioclimatology

[¦bī·ō‚klī·mə′täl·ə·jē]
(ecology)
The study of the effects of the natural environment on living organisms.
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Key words: air conditioning, apparent temperature, climate change, global warming, heat index, heat stress, human bioclimatology, human mortality, weather stress.
Some people have criticized its oblique, mixed, anecdotal nature, the rapid jumps from botany to stockraising, from zoology to bioclimatology, from anthropology to ecology, from epidemiology to agriculture, from the past to the present.