noun pseu·do·plankton \¦sü(ˌ)dō+\

Definition of pseudoplankton

  1. :  organisms (as bryozoans, barnacles, corals, or corallines) that attach themselves to floating vegetation or debris and are thus effectively a part of the plankton


\"+\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of pseudoplankton

New Latin, from pseud- + plankton

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