Abiotic is a biological term that means nonliving or not alive. It is normally used when referring to the nonliving organisms in nature. These organisms are: temperature, sunlight, wind patterns, precipitation, light and atmospheric gases. Abiotic organisms usually contribute to various factors the affect the living organisms.
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what does abiotic mean
of or characterized by the absence of life or living organisms.
In ecology and biology, abiotic components or abiotic factors are those non-living chemical and physical parts of the environment that affect ecosystems. They and phenomena associated with them thus underpin all biology.
An ecosystem's abiotic factors may be classified via SWATS (Soil, Water, Air, Temperature, Sunlight).
Component degradation of a substance by chemical or physical processes, e.g. hydrolysis...