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krill in Biology topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishkrillkrill /krɪl/ noun [uncountable]  HBsmall shellfish
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krillExploitation of the region first depleted it of fur seals and whales; now the same fate threatens fish and krill.Prevalence of krill in summer surface waters has given rise to a misconception that krill and other euphausiids constantly dominate the zooplankton.We will also start harvesting alternative types of seafood, krill for instance, in order to supplement our food.