chemoautotroph

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

chemo- +‎ autotroph

Noun[edit]

chemoautotroph (plural chemoautotrophs)

  1. (biology) a simple organism, such as a protozoan, that derives its energy from chemical processes rather than photosynthesis

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

chemo- +‎ autotroph

Adjective[edit]

chemoautotroph (not comparable)

  1. chemoautotrophic

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