the tracking of a free-ranging animal, or the monitoring of one or more of its physiological conditions, by means of electronic equipment that receives signals from a radio transmitter or similar device attached to or embedded in the animal.
the monitoring of biological functions in humans or animals by means of a miniature transmitter that sends data to a distant point to be read by electronic instruments
terrorist acts involving the use of harmful agents and products of biological origin, as disease-producing microorganisms or toxins. noun n.
a living thing, as an animal or plant, that influences or affects an ecosystem: How do humans affect other biotic factors? Weather is not a biotic factor because it is not alive. noun
pertaining to life. Historical Examples The Recent Mammals of Tamaulipas, Mexico Ticul Alvarez The Recent Mammals of Tamaulipas, Mexico Ticul Alvarez The Biotic Associations of Cockroaches Louis M. Roth Birds from Coahuila, Mexico Emil K. Urban The Breath of Life John Burroughs Birds from Coahuila, Mexico Emil K. Urban A Distributional Study of the Amphibians […]