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Technosphere


That part of the physical environment built or modified by humans.
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Nutrient budget


An estimate setting out for a particular living system the amounts of essential mineral nutrients which are taken up or lost.
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Thermosphere


That part of the upper atmosphere in which temperature increases with height.
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Submersible pump


A pump designed to fit into a well and operate below the water level.
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Sedimentary cycle


The circulation of nutrients in an ecosystem which involves geological weathering and erosion with the eventual recovery of the elements by the uplift of marine sediments to form land masses.
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Pasteurization


The partial sterilization of a liquid by heating at a relatively low temperature (800C).
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Niche


The specific part of a habitat occupied by an organism.The role an organism plays in an ecosystem.
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Municipal waste


Substances discarded as unusable by private households, offices,shops, etc., but not the waste products of industrial processing or manufacturing. Municipal waste is composed typically of paper, organ [..]
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Log phase


The period of growth following the lag phase during which very rapid growth occurs.
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Eutrophication


The enrichment of a water body with plant nutrients.
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