allotrophic definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or pertaining to an allotroph.
    • Changed or modified in nutritive energy because of the procedure for food digestion.
    • Dependent upon other organisms for diet; heterotrophic; -- said of flowers incapable of do photosynthesis, as all saprophytes; -- opposed to autotrophic.
  • others:
    • Of altered nutritive Value; rendered less wholesome.

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