- An intermediate stage in an ecosystem prior to advancing to the point of being a climax community.
Noun (etymology 2)
- claw; talon
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- Without moisture.
- 1867 CE: Henry Lonsdale, The worthies of Cumberland
- 1he recitation of Border Minstrelsy, or a well-sung ballad, served to revive the sere and yellow leaf of age by their refreshing memories of the pleasurable past.
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