epipelagic


epi·pe·lag·ic

adjective \ˌe-pi-pə-ˈla-jik\

Definition of EPIPELAGIC

:  of, relating to, or constituting the part of the oceanic zone into which enough light penetrates for photosynthesis

First Known Use of EPIPELAGIC

1940

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