eutrophic

adjective eu·tro·phic \ yü-ˈtrō-fik \

Definition of eutrophic

of a body of water
:characterized by the state resulting from eutrophication — compare mesotrophic, oligotrophic

eutrophy

play \ˈyü-trə-fē\ noun

Origin and Etymology of eutrophic

probably from German Eutroph eutrophic, from Greek eutrophos well-nourished, nourishing, from eu- + trephein to nourish


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