abyssobenthic

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

abyss (bottomless) +‎ benthic (under the ocean)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /əˌbɪs.oʊˈbɜn.θɪk/, /əˌbɪs.oʊˈbɜnt.θɪk/
  • Rhymes: -ɛnθɪk

Adjective[edit]

abyssobenthic

  1. Occurring on or related to the ocean floor of the abyssal zone.

References[edit]

  • Philip Babcock Gove (editor), Webster's Third International Dictionary of the English Language, Unabridged (G. & C. Merriam Co., 1976 [1909], ISBN 0-87779-101-5), page 9