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(English) Waters that are rich in nutrients and plant life. Lower parts of eutrophic lakes may suffer from lack of light and oxygen. (See also: oligotrophic, eutrophication)
(French) Eaux qui sont riches en éléments nutritifs et en vie végétale. Les parties inférieures de lacs eutrophes peuvent souffrir d'un manque de lumière et doxygène. (See also: oligotrophic, eutrophication)
(Portuguese) Águas ricas em nutrientes e vida vegetal. Zonas profundas (afóticas) destas águas têem falta de oxigénio dissolvido. (See also: oligotrophic, eutrophication)

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