photoautotrophic


pho·to·au·to·tro·phic

adjective \ˌfō-tō-ˌ-tə-ˈtrō-fik\

Definition of PHOTOAUTOTROPHIC

:  autotrophic and utilizing energy from light <green plants are photoautotrophic>
pho·to·au·to·troph \-ˈ-tə-ˌtrf\ noun
pho·to·au·to·tro·phi·cal·ly \-ˌ-tə-ˈtrō-fi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

First Known Use of PHOTOAUTOTROPHIC

1943

pho·to·au·to·tro·phic

adjective \-ˌt-ə-ˈtrō-fik\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PHOTOAUTOTROPHIC

: autotrophic and utilizing energy from light <green plants are photoautotrophic>
pho·to·au·to·tro·phi·cal·ly \-fi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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