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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An organism capable of synthesizing its own food from inorganic substances using light as an energy source. Green plants and photosynthetic bacteria are photoautotrophs.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. an organism, such as all green plants, that can synthesize its own food from inorganic material using light as a source of energy


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