eutrophic

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek εὖ + τροφή, well nourished

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eutrophic (comparative more eutrophic, superlative most eutrophic)

  1. (agriculture, of a body of water) being rich in nutrients and minerals and therefore having an excessive growth of algae and thus a diminished oxygen content to the detriment of other organisms
  2. (medicine) promoting nutrition

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Noun[edit]

eutrophic (plural eutrophics)

  1. (medicine) a eutrophic medicine

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