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- adj. Of or pertaining to mixotrophy or to mixotrophs
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Imperfectly trophic: applied to chlorophyl-bearing plankton which, because of abundant organic matter in the water, has begun to lose chlorophyl and consequently the power of manufacturing food from inorganic substances.
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