Sere Definition

sîr
adjective
serer, serest
Dried up; withered.
Webster's New World

Without moisture.

1867 CE: Henry Lonsdale, The worthies of Cumberland.
Wiktionary
noun

The plant and animal communities that occur successively in a region and result in a climax.

Webster's New World
The definition of a sere is a group of organisms that come to life in a community until the conditions change.
An example of a sere is a community of dinosaurs.
YourDictionary

(obsolete) Claw; talon.

Wiktionary
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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Other Word Forms of Sere

Noun

Singular:
sere
Plural:
seres

Adjective

Base Form:
sere
Comparative:
serer
Superlative:
serest

Origin of Sere

  • From Middle English seer(e), from Old English sēar.

    From Wiktionary

  • Middle English from Old English sēar

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • French serre

    From Wiktionary

  • From series

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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