monotrophic

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • monotrophic — mono·troph·ic …   English syllables

  • monotrophic —   a. monophagous …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • monotrophic — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ at mono +.|träfik, rōf adjective Etymology: mon + trophic : feeding only on one kind of food …   Useful english dictionary

  • monophagous — adj. [Gr. monos, one; phagein, to eat] Adapted to subsist on a single kind of food; specialized on a single host species; monotrophic; see polyphagous, oligophagous …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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