eurybathic

adjective
eu·​ry·​bath·​ic | \ ˌyu̇r-i-ˈba-thik How to pronounce eurybathic (audio) \

Definition of eurybathic

: capable of living on the bottom in both deep and shallow water

First Known Use of eurybathic

1902, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for eurybathic

eury- + Greek bathos depth

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The first known use of eurybathic was in 1902

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“Eurybathic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/eurybathic. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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