Closed Community

Science / Biology / Closed Community: A community in which populations have similar range boundaries and density peaks; forms a discrete unit with sharp boundaries.

Community Succession

Science / Biology / Community Succession: The sequential replacement of species in a community by immigration of new species and by local extinction of old ones. MORE

Community Simplification

Science / Biology / Community Simplification: The reduction of overall species diversity in a community; generally caused by human activity. MORE

Desired Plant Community

Business / Agriculture / Desired Plant Community: The plant community that has been determined through a land use or management plan to best meet the plan’s objectives for a site. A desired plant community is consistent with the site’s capability MORE

Disclosed Dual Agency

Business / Real Estate / Disclosed Dual Agency: Real estate licensing laws may permit dual agency only if the buyer and seller are informed and consent to the brokers representation of both in the same transaction. Although the possibility of confl MORE

Junior-Community College

Life Style / College / Junior-Community College: A Junior/Community College is a two-year institution of higher education. Course offerings generally include a transfer curriculum with credits transferable toward a bachelor's degree at a four-year c MORE

European Community (EC)

Business / Agriculture / European Community (EC): A regional organization created by the Treaty of Rome (1957), which provided for the gradual elimination of customs duties and other interregional trade barriers, a common external tariff, and gradual MORE

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