-trophic

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-trophic

adjective combining form

Definition of -TROPHIC

1
a :  of, relating to, or characterized by (such) nutrition <ectotrophic>
b :  requiring or utilizing (such) a kind of nutrition <heterotrophic>
2
:  -tropic 2 <gonadotrophic>

Origin of -TROPHIC

New Latin -trophia -trophy

-tro·phic

adjective combining form \ˈtrō-fik\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of -TROPHIC

1
: of, relating to, or characterized by (such) nutrition or growth <hypertrophic>
2
: -tropic <lipotrophic>

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