aeroplankton


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aeroplankton

[¦e·rō′plaŋk·tən]
(ecology)
Small airborne organisms such as insects.
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pilgrims), we suggest that the dissemination of the seventh pandemic in Africa was related to the synoptic conditions over the continent, because the wind directly affected the distribution of the cholera-contaminated flying insects, which are part of the aeroplankton.