organotrophic

adjective

or·​gan·​o·​tro·​phic -ˈtrō-fik, -ˈträf-ik How to pronounce organotrophic (audio)
: obtaining energy by the oxidation of organic compounds
organotrophic bacteria

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“Organotrophic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/organotrophic. Accessed 30 Nov. 2022.

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