adverb see trophic

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  • trophic — /ˈtrɒfɪk/ (say trofik), /ˈtroʊfɪk/ (say trohfik) adjective of or relating to nutrition; concerned in nutritive processes. {Greek trophikos relating to food} –trophically, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

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