(Of a plant or protozoan) able to synthesize complex organic compounds by photosynthesis.
More example sentences
- Various protozoa feed by holophytic, holozoic, or saprozoic means; some are predatory or parasitic.
- Scattered throughout the region are smaller areas of riparian, holophytic, and other vegetation types adapted to specific site conditions.
Definition of holophytic in:
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