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eu•troph•ic



Pronunciation: (yOO-trof'ik, -trō'fik), [key]
adj.
1. Med.pertaining to or being in a condition of eutrophy.
2. Ecol.(of a lake) characterized by an abundant accumulation of nutrients that support a dense growth of algae and other organisms, the decay of which depletes the shallow waters of oxygen in summer.

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