• Definition for "oligotrophic"
    • without plant nutritional elements and achieving a great…
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oligotrophic definition

  • adjective:
    • without plant nutritional elements and achieving a great deal of mixed oxygen throughout. Used of a pond or lake.
    • being deficient in nourishment
    • becoming deficient in plant nutritional elements, such as for example nitrogen or phosphorus
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