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n. - Shrimp-like planktonic crustaceans.

Usage examples (35)
  • The whales feed on small sea creatures known as krill, which in turn eat microscopic marine algae.
  • As with other baleen whales, its diet consists almost exclusively of small crustaceans known as krill
  • '' Copepods are 120 times smaller than krill, which is inevitably going to affect all the things that feed in that area.
  • The largestcreatures on Eartheat a dietconsisting ofsome of the smallest - such as krill andplankton. for more
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