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  • adj. Alternative spelling of disphotic.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In phytogeog: Poorly lighted: designating the dim tract between the photic and aphotic levels in a body of water.
  • Adapted to live in such a tract: as, a dysphotic plant, a dysphotic flora.


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