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plankton
American English: /ˈplæŋktən/
British English: /ˈplaŋ(k)t(ə)n/
, /ˈplaŋ(k)tɒn/

Translation of plankton in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • The dung feeds microscopic plankton, which are consumed by worms and larvae.
    • The significance of this is that other species such as shellfish and crustaceans feeding in plankton could be affected.
    • The young remain in the water column feeding on plankton until they are around 50 mm in length.

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