cryopelagic

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

cryo- +‎ pelagic

Adjective[edit]

cryopelagic (comparative more cryopelagic, superlative most cryopelagic)

  1. Of cold, deep oceanic waters.
  2. (of a fish) Regularly found in open waters, but associated with the underside of surface ice cover.