photoautotrophic

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adjective pho·to·au·to·tro·phic \ˌfō-tō-ˌȯ-tə-ˈtrō-fik\

Definition of photoautotrophic

  1. :  autotrophic and utilizing energy from light <green plants are photoautotrophic>

photoautotroph

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photoautotrophically

play \-ˌȯ-tə-ˈtrō-fi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

1943

First Known Use of photoautotrophic

1943


Medical Dictionary

photoautotrophic

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adjective pho·to·au·to·tro·phic \-ˌȯt-ə-ˈtrō-fik\

Medical Definition of photoautotrophic

  1. :  autotrophic and utilizing energy from light <green plants are photoautotrophic>

photoautotrophically

\-fi-k(ə-)lē\play adverb

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