planktivore

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

plankton +‎ -vore

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): ˈplæŋktɪvoʊɹ

Noun[edit]

planktivore (plural planktivores)

  1. (biology) An animal feeding primarily on plankton, such as a blue whale.

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