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One entry found for heterotroph.
Main Entry: het·ero·troph
Pronunciation: primarystresshet-schwa-rschwa-secondarystresstromacrf, -secondarystressträf
Function: noun
: an organism (as an insect, bird, fish, or human being) that cannot make its own food and must obtain it by eating other animals or plants
- het·ero·tro·phic /secondarystresshet-schwa-rschwa-primarystresstromacrf-ik/ adjective

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