Organotrophic


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Or`ga`no`troph´ic


a.1.(Biol.) Relating to the creation, organization, and nutrition of living organs or parts.
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Only organotrophic and aerobic microflora were studied.
Regarding biotic characteristics, the total density of aerobic organotrophic microbial populations ranged from [10.
Only mesophilic, organotrophic, and aerobic microflora were studied (anaerobic microflora is probably poor because these soils are porous and frequently dry).