Definition of methylotrophy in English:

methylotrophy

noun

  • The type of metabolism observed in methylotrophs.

Origin

1970s; earliest use found in Biochemical Journal. From methyl + -o- + -trophy.

Pronunciation

methylotrophy

/ˌmiːθʌɪˈlɒtrəfi//ˌmɛθɪˈlɒtrəfi/