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

Other Words from eutrophic

eutrophy \ˈyü-trə-fē \ noun

First Known Use of eutrophic

1928, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for eutrophic

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

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