mesotrophic

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adjective me·so·tro·phic \ˌme-zə-ˈtrō-fik, ˌmē-, -sə-, -ˈträ-fik\

Definition of mesotrophic

of a body of water

  1. :  having a moderate amount of dissolved nutrients — compare eutrophic, oligotrophic

1911

First Known Use of mesotrophic

1911


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