heterotroph

noun het·ero·troph \ ˈhe-tə-rə-ˌtrōf , -ˌträf \

Definition of heterotroph

: a heterotrophic individual

First Known Use of heterotroph

circa 1900

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heterotroph

noun het·ero·troph \ ˈhet-ə-rə-ˌtrōf, -ˌträf \

medical Definition of heterotroph

: a heterotrophic individual

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