[ len-tik ]
/ ˈlɛn tɪk /
pertaining to or living in still water.
What Is The Difference Between Loan, Lend, Loaned, And Lent?The words loan and loaned are the present and past tenses of to loan. Lend and lent are the present and past tenses of to lend.
Origin of lentic
1930–35; < Latin lent(us) slow, motionless + -ic
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British Dictionary definitions for lentic
/ (ˈlɛntɪk) /
ecology of, relating to, or inhabiting still watera lentic fauna Compare lotic
Word Origin for lentic
C20: from Latin lentus slow
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