chemolithotroph

noun

another name for chemautotroph

Nearby words

  1. chemodectoma,
  2. chemodectomatosis,
  3. chemoheterotroph,
  4. chemokine,
  5. chemokinesis,
  6. chemoluminescence,
  7. chemonasty,
  8. chemonite,
  9. chemonucleolysis,
  10. chemoorganotroph

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Medicine definitions for chemolithotroph

chemolithotroph

[kē′mō-lĭthə-trōf′, -trŏf′]

n.

chemoautotroph
Related formsche′mo•lith′o•trophic (-trōfĭk, -trŏfĭk) adj.


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