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phytoplankton

noun phy·to·plank·ton \-ˈplaŋ(k)-tən, -ˌtän\

Definition of PHYTOPLANKTON

:  planktonic plant life
phy·to·plank·ton·ic \-plaŋ(k)-ˈtä-nik\ adjective

Origin of PHYTOPLANKTON

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1897

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