aphotic definition

  • adjective:
    • Having no light.
    • Of or relating to the region of a body of liquid that is not achieved by sunlight and in which photosynthesis is not able to occur.
    • having no light, specially no sunlight
    • describing that the main deep oceans and ponds in which photosynthesis is not possible
    • Without light.
    • lacking light; especially not reached by sunlight
  • others:
    • In phytogeography, without light: placed on the deep level in a body of water by which just non-assimilating organisms can exist.

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