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Definition:
With reference to populations [of species], the maturation and entry of
young into the adult breeding population. 


Reference:
Nebel, Bernard J. and Richard T. Wright. Environmental Science: The Way the
World Works, 6th Ed. Prentice-Hall, Inc.: Upper Saddle River, NJ. 1998.