stenobath


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sten·o·bath·ic

 (stĕn′ə-băth′ĭk)
adj.
Capable of living only within a narrow range of water depths. Used of an aquatic organism.

[steno- + Greek bathos, depth + -ic.]

sten′o·bath′ n.
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stenobath

(ˈstɛnəʊˌbɑːθ)
n
(Biology) an aquatic organism that can only live within a limited range of water depths
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