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The body of air surrounding the earth; the atmosphere:‘the aerosphere influences both daily and seasonal movements of organisms’
air, aerosphere, airspace, skyView synonyms
- ‘Using atmospheric data, one can try to estimate how many creatures actually live in the aerosphere.’
- ‘The capacity of radars to detect biological scatterers in the aerosphere has been known for 50 years.’
- ‘Bats feature prominently among organisms that occupy the aerosphere as they extensively use this environment for foraging.’
- ‘The aerosphere represents one of three major components of the biosphere.’
- ‘This symposium marks a pioneering effort to bring together biologists engaged in research on organisms that move through and inhabit the aerosphere.’
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