- (Of organisms or habitats) inhabiting or situated in still, fresh water. Compare with lotic.More example sentences
- Bass are found in both lotic and lentic habitats.
- However, we can conclude that these species are rare in lentic systems throughout the Northeast.
- Their tadpoles develop mostly in lentic water.
mid 20th century: from Latin lentus 'calm, slow' + -ic.
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