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Niche may refer to: Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 150 languages. ...

  • Niche (organisms), The role of an organism within its habitat
  • Niche (architecture), an exedra or an apse that has been reduced in size
  • Ecological niche, a term describing the relational position of a species or population in an ecosystem
  • Niche market, a focused, targetable portion (subset) of a market sector
  • Grupo Niche, a Colombian salsa band
  • Niche Nightclub, was a club based in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England

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Ecological niche - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (428 words)
In ecology, a niche is a term describing the relational position of a species or population in an ecosystem.
The term 'Niche' was coined by the naturalist Joseph Grinnell in 1917, in his paper "The niche relationships of the California Thrasher."
For example, the niche that was left vacant by the extinction of the tarpan has been filled by other animals (in particular a small horse breed, the konik).
Niche (395 words)
Expanding from its primary sense as an architectural recess, a niche is a small concavity or an enclosure that is set back (e.g., indented).
In ecology, a niche would be the position occupied by an organism (or group of organisms) within an ecosystem or the conditions making possible a habitat.
A niche can also be a situation or an activity perfectly suited to a person.
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