ecotaxis ec·o·tax·is (ěk’ō-tāk’sĭs)
The migration of lymphocytes from the thymus and bone marrow into tissues possessing an appropriate microenvironment.
/ˈiːkəʊˌtɛktʃə/ noun 1. a type of architecture based on concern for ecological principles such as sustainability and environmental impact
[ek-oh-ter-er-ist, ee-koh‐] /ˌɛk oʊˈtɛr ər ɪst, ˌi koʊ‐/ noun 1. one who commits ecotage; monkey-wrencher. /ˈiːkəʊˌtɛrərɪst/ noun 1. a person who uses violence in order to achieve environmentalist aims
[ek-uh-tohn, ee-kuh-] /ˈɛk əˌtoʊn, ˈi kə-/ noun, Ecology. 1. the transition zone between two different plant communities, as that between forest and prairie. /ˈiːkəˌtəʊn; ˈɛkə-/ noun 1. the zone between two major ecological communities ecotone (ē’kə-tōn’) A transitional zone between two ecological communities, as between a forest and grassland or a river and its estuary. […]
[ek-oh-too r-iz-uh m, ee-koh‐] /ˌɛk oʊˈtʊər ɪz əm, ˈi koʊ‐/ noun 1. tourism to places having unspoiled natural resources, with minimal impact on the environment being a primary concern. /ˈiːkəʊˌtʊərɪzəm/ noun 1. tourism that is designed to contribute to the protection of the environment or at least minimize damage to it, often involving travel to […]