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lentic

[len-tik] /ˈlɛn tɪk/
adjective
1.
pertaining to or living in still water.
Also, lenitic.
Origin of lentic
1930-1935
1930-35; < Latin lent(us) slow, motionless + -ic
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British Dictionary definitions for lentic

lentic

/ˈlɛntɪk/
adjective
1.
(ecology) of, relating to, or inhabiting still water: a lentic fauna Compare lotic
Word Origin
C20: from Latin lentus slow
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