Definition of biochore in English:

biochore

noun

Ecology
  • A group of similar biotopes; a subdivision of the biosphere (with various possible ranks), (also) specifically the largest such division, as forest, desert, grassland, etc.

Origin

Early 20th century (in an earlier sense). From German Biochore from bio- + ancient Greek χώρα place, country.

Pronunciation

biochore

/ˈbʌɪə(ʊ)kɔː/