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-trophic

 
word element [Gr.], nourishing; stimulating.
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-trophic

Nutrition. Compare: -tropic.
[G. trophē, nourishment]
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-trophic

Suffix denoting nutrition.
Compare: -tropic
[G. trophē, nourishment]
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-trophic

Combining form denoting nutrition or nourishment.
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