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aeroplankton (s) (noun), aeorplankton (pl)
An organism or a substance that is carried by air; aerial plankton: Aeroplankton, such as bacteria, pollen grain, etc., are suspended freely in the air and are dispersed by wind currents.
Aeroplankton is a collective name for all forms of minute or tiny organic life drifting in the air. It is also an equivalent of oceanic plankton.
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The atmospheric equivalent to oceanic plankton, the term literally means "air wanderer" because aeroplankton, tiny plants, animals, and bacteria that live by eating, excreting, and even reproducing in the air are always at the mercy of the wandering wind.
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