polytrophic definition

  • adjective:
    • Subsisting on a lot of different natural product. Used of specific germs.
    • , (of bacterium etc) feeding of several kinds of food, or acquiring nutrients much more than a proven way
    • full of nutritional elements
  • others:
    • with the capacity of carrying on one or more particular fermentation: applied to specific micro-organisms. See monotrophic.
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