Abiotic Definition

ābī-ŏtĭk
adjective
Of nonliving substances or environmental factors.
Webster's New World
The definition of abiotic is an ecological term that is anything chemical or physical that lacks life.
An example of something abiotic is light.
YourDictionary

Nonliving, inanimate, characterised by the absence of life; of inorganic matter. [Mid 20th century.]

Wiktionary

Tending to inhibit or destroy life; antibiotic; incompatible with life. [Mid 20th century.]

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other
Not associated with or derived from living organisms. Abiotic factors in an environment include such items as sunlight, temperature, wind patterns, and precipitation.
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Origin of Abiotic

  • First attested in 1874. a- +‎ biotic, both elements from Ancient Greek.

    From Wiktionary

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