Definition: Any process that results in a change in state or activity of a cell or an organism (in terms of movement, secretion, enzyme production, gene expression, etc.) as a result of an abiotic (non-living) stimulus.
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GO:0050896 - response to stimulus
GO:0006970 - response to osmotic stress (35),
GO:0009266 - response to temperature stimulus (79),
GO:0009268 - response to pH (28),
GO:0009314 - response to radiation (20),
GO:0009415 - response to water (1),
GO:0070482 - response to oxygen levels (4),
GO:0071214 - cellular response to abiotic stimulus (26)
Unification Links: GO:0009628
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