trophic

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See also: -trophic

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek τροφικός (trophikos, pertaining to food or nourishment), from τροφή (trophē, food).

Adjective[edit]

trophic (not comparable)

  1. Of or pertaining to nutrition
  2. (ecology) Describing the relationships between the feeding habits of organisms in a food chain

Derived terms[edit]