|See also saprophyte an organism, esp a fungus, that lives on decaying organisms; a saprotroph|
|[C20: from Greek, from |
|a fool or simpleton; ninny.|
|a printed punctuation mark (‽), available only in some typefaces, designed to combine the question mark (?) and the exclamation point (!), indicating a mixture of query and interjection, as after a rhetorical question.|
saprobe sap·robe (sāp'rōb')
An organism that derives its nourishment from nonliving or decaying organic matter.