chemoorganotroph


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chemoorganotroph

[¦kē·mō‚ȯr′gan·ə‚träf]
(biology)
An organism that requires an organic source of carbon and metabolic energy.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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