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heterotroph definition

  • noun:
    • An organism that can't synthesize its food and it is determined by complex organic substances for diet.
    • An organism which needs an external method of getting power in the shape of meals since it cannot synthesize its own.
    • an organism that is dependent on complex natural substances for nutrition
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