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holophytic

adjective ho·lo·phyt·ic \-ˈfi-tik\

Definition of HOLOPHYTIC

:  obtaining food after the manner of a green plant by photosynthetic activity

First Known Use of HOLOPHYTIC

1885

holophytic

adjective ho·lo·phyt·ic \-ˈfit-ik\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of HOLOPHYTIC

:  obtaining food after the manner of a green plant :  photoautotrophic <holophytic protozoans>—compare holozoic

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