holophytic

adjective ho·lo·phyt·ic \ ˌhō-lə-ˈfi-tik , ˌhä- \
Updated on: 28 Feb 2018

Definition of holophytic

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

Origin and Etymology of holophytic


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holophytic

adjective ho·lo·phyt·ic \ -ˈfit-ik \

medical Definition of holophytic

: obtaining food after the manner of a green plant : photoautotrophic
  • holophytic protozoans
— compare holozoic

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