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zooplankter (s) (noun), zooplankters (pl)
A collective term for the wide variety of microscopic animal organisms that float or drift freely in water because they have little or no ability to determine their own movement: "Zooplankters are found worldwide in both aquatic or marine environments and they represent the basic level of many feeding relationships in the oceans."
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