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hypolimnion

hy·po·lim·ni·on

hypolimnion

 
pronunciation:
haI po lIm ni m
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part of speech: noun
definition: the layer of the water of a lake, below the thermocline, that is coldest and contains the least oxygen. (Cf. epilimnion.)
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