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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj.- Of, relating to, or constituting the part of the oceanic zone into which enough light penetrates for photosynthesis.

Usage examples (9)
  • Functioning of pelagic communities in the oceanic epipelagic layer.
  • Composition, structure and dynamics of the epipelagic nekton communities.
  • Deep sea adaptation of epipelagic chaetognatha Sagitta elegans in the Japan Sea.
  • Interannual changes in fish communities in upper epipelagic layer in the western Bering Sea and Pacific waters off Kamchatka. for more
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