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eutrophy

[yoo-truh-fee] /ˈyu trə fi/
noun
1.
Medicine/Medical. healthy or adequate nutrition or development.
2.
Ecology. the state of being eutrophic, or rich in nutrients but low in oxygen.
Origin of eutrophy
1715-1725
From the Greek word eutrophía, dating back to 1715-25. See eu-, tropho-, -y3
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