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plankton

noun [U] uk   us   /ˈplæŋk.tən/
very small plants and animals that float on the surface of the sea and on which other sea creatures feed
Translations of “plankton”
in Vietnamese sinh vật phù du…
in Spanish plancton…
in Thai สิ่งมีชีวิตขนาดเล็กมากในน้ำ…
in Malaysian plankton…
in French plancton…
in German das Plankton…
in Chinese (Traditional) (海洋)浮游生物…
in Indonesian plangton…
in Russian планктон…
in Turkish plankton…
in Chinese (Simplified) (海洋)浮游生物…
in Polish plankton…
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