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aphotic

adjective apho·tic \(ˌ)ā-ˈfō-tik\

Definition of APHOTIC

:  being the deep zone of an ocean or lake receiving too little light to permit photosynthesis

First Known Use of APHOTIC

1894

Rhymes with APHOTIC

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