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Meaning of "periphytic" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PERIPHYTIC

periphytic  [ˌpɛrɪˈfɪtɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PERIPHYTIC

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Periphytic is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES PERIPHYTIC MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of periphytic in the English dictionary

The definition of periphytic in the dictionary is of or pertaining to periphyton.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PERIPHYTIC


autophytic
ˌɔːtəˈfɪtɪk
dermatophytic
ˌdɜːmətəʊˈfɪtɪk
endophytic
ˌɛndəʊˈfɪtɪk
entophytic
ˌentəʊˈfɪtɪk
epiphytic
ˌɛpɪˈfɪtɪk
gametophytic
ˌɡæmɪtəʊˈfɪtɪk
graphitic
ɡrəˈfɪtɪk
halophytic
ˌhæləˈfɪtɪk
hydrophytic
ˌhaɪdrəʊˈfɪtɪk
hygrophytic
ˌhaɪɡrəˈfɪtɪk
mephitic
mɪˈfɪtɪk
mesophytic
ˌmesəʊˈfɪtɪk
oophytic
ˌəʊəˈfɪtɪk
saprophytic
ˌsæprəʊˈfɪtɪk
spermophytic
ˌspɜːməˈfɪtɪk
sporophytic
ˌspɔːrəˈfɪtɪk
sulfitic
sʌlˈfɪtɪk
sulphitic
sʌlˈfɪtɪk
thallophytic
ˌθæləˈfɪtɪk
xerophytic
ˌzɪərəˈfɪtɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PERIPHYTIC

peripheral
peripheral device
peripheral primitive neuroectodermal tumour
peripheral unit
peripheral vision
peripherality
peripherally
peripheric
peripherical
peripheries
periphery
periphonic
periphrase
periphrases
periphrasis
periphrastic
periphrastical
periphrastically
periphyton
periplasm

WORDS THAT END LIKE PERIPHYTIC

bryophytic
cormophytic
cryptophytic
geophytic
holophytic
lithophytic
macrophytic
microphytic
myelocytic
neophytic
osteophytic
phreatophytic
protophytic
pteridophytic
schizophytic
spermaphytic
spermatophytic
symphytic
trachytic
tropophytic
zoophytic

Synonyms and antonyms of periphytic in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «periphytic» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PERIPHYTIC

Find out the translation of periphytic to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of periphytic from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «periphytic» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

periphytic
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

perifítica
570 millions of speakers

English

periphytic
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

periphytic
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

periphytic
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

перифитонных
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

perifíticas
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

periphytic
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

périphytique
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Periphytic
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

periphytischen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

periphytic
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

periphytic
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Periphytic
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

periphytic
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

periphytic
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पेरिफाईटिक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

perifitik
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

periphytic
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

periphytic
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

перифітон
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

periphytic
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

periphytic
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

periphytic
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

periphytic
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

periphytic
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of periphytic

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PERIPHYTIC»

The term «periphytic» is used very little and occupies the 160.655 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PERIPHYTIC» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about periphytic

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PERIPHYTIC»

Discover the use of periphytic in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to periphytic and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Textbook of Environmental Microbiology
The species of Lobomonas, Cryptomonas and Moagoetia (Chlorophyceae), Synura and Dinobryon (Chrysophyceae) and Peridinium (Dinophyceae) are well- known acidity indicators. 15.4.2 Periphytic Algae as Indicators As sessile forms, the ...
2
Issues in Life Sciences—Aquatic and Marine Life: 2013 Edition
According to news originating from Fort Collins, Colorado, by VerticalNews correspondents, research stated, “By shaping the architecture and taxonomic composition of periphyton, stream current may create periphytic mats on which some ...
‎2013
3
Late Quaternary Climate, Tectonism, and Sedimentation in ...
Proportion of tychoplanktonic, motile, periphytic, and aerophilic diatoms from tentative stratigraphic succession of samples from the Pleistocene Lower Lake Formation. stems of higher aquatic plants (periphytic diatoms, the second habitat  ...
John D. Sims, 1988
4
Rotifera IX
This paper reviews the ecology of periphytic rotifers, with particular emphasis on the role of macrophytes in the structuring of rotifer assemblages spatially and temporally, and compares these aspects with the dynamics of better known pelagic ...
La-orsri Sanoamuang, Hendrik Segers, Russell J. Shiel, 2001
5
Handbook of Ecotoxicology, Second Edition
... herbicides Copper Esfenvalerate Algae, macrophytes Phytoplankton Phytoplankton, periphytic algae macrophytes Periphytic algae Spring algae Periphytic algae Periphytic algae Periphytic algae Phytoplankton, macrophytes Phytoplankton ...
David J. Hoffman, Barnett A. Rattner, G. Allen Burton, Jr., 2002
6
The Diatoms: Applications for the Environmental and Earth ...
Minimal light attenuation inshallow water and increased access to ben- thic nutrient supplies encourage proliferation of periphytic communities (Wetzel, 2006 ). Productivity estimates for ben- thic algal communities are highly variable, ranging ...
John P. Smol, Eugene F. Stoermer, 2010
7
Methods and Measurements of Periphyton Communities: A Review
The usefulness of diatoms in monitoring programs was developed largely by Patrick and associates, at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. Reviews of the application of periphytic algae, and more specifically, periphytic diatoms, ...
R. L. Weitzel, 1979
8
The Biology of Lakes and Ponds
The resource requirements of these sediment-dwelling (periphytic) algae are not different from those of phytoplankton (i.e. algae in both habitats require nutrients as well as light). In most lakes, the major part of mineralization, the breakdown of  ...
Christer Brönmark, Lars-Anders Hansson, 2005
9
Proceedings of the First International Conference on ...
During the night they are more active, and in the Volta Lake they have been observed crawling on the submerged tree surfaces and feeding on the periphytic attached algae, such as Oedogonium. Periphyton seems to form a regular food item ...
William L. Peters, Janice G. Peters, 1973
10
Classification of Ecological Status of Lakes and Rivers
In the monitoring works in the most cases only periphytic algae are studied. Periphytic flora is composed of both larger filamentous and leather-like algae and microscopic attached algae belonging to blue-green algae (cyanoprokaryotes), ...
Saara Bäck, 2001

3 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PERIPHYTIC»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term periphytic is used in the context of the following news items.
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Algae from clogged waterways could serve as biofuels, fertilizer
... in Florida and elsewhere are getting underway and are growing natural communities of periphytic or attached algae for biofuel production. «Biomass Magazine, Apr 15»
2
Algae from clogged waterways could serve as biofuels and fertilizer
... centralized "algal turf scrubber" operations in Florida and elsewhere are getting underway and are growing natural communities of periphytic ... «Phys.Org, Mar 15»
3
Algal Turf Scrubber® Wins 2009 NSPE-PEI New Product Award
The Algal Turf Scrubber® is a managed aquatic plant system that uses periphytic (attached) algae grown on an open, engineered system ... «PRLog.Org, Oct 09»

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« EDUCALINGO. Periphytic [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/periphytic>. Aug 2019 ».
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