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anadromous

Term: anadromous

Literally meaning: throughout road

Origin: Anc Greek

 ανά/ana(=preposition that denotes “upon, “throughout”, “alteration”)
+δρόμος/dromos(= road, street) >δέδρομα/dedroma(=past perfect of verb “τρέχω”(=run).

Definition
Αnadromous is the migrating from salt water to up river in fresh water, as salmon of the genera Salmo.

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