stenobathic

adjective
steno·​bath·​ic | \ ¦stenə¦bathik \

Definition of stenobathic

of a pelagic organism
: living within narrow limits of depth opposed to eurybathic

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History and Etymology for stenobathic

sten- + Greek bathos depth + English -ic

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“Stenobathic.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stenobathic. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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