eurybathic

eurybathic

[yoor-uh-bath-ik, yur-]
adjective Ecology.
of or pertaining to marine or freshwater life that can tolerate a wide range of depths (opposed to stenobathic ).

Origin:
1900–05; eury- + Greek báth(os) depth + -ic

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