holophytic

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adjective ho·lo·phyt·ic \ˌhō-lə-ˈfi-tik, ˌhä-\

Definition of holophytic

  1. :  obtaining food after the manner of a green plant by photosynthetic activity

1885

First Known Use of holophytic

1885


Medical Dictionary

holophytic

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adjective ho·lo·phyt·ic \-ˈfit-ik\

Medical Definition of holophytic

  1. :  obtaining food after the manner of a green plant :  photoautotrophic <holophytic protozoans>—compare holozoic


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