Pelagic vs Pelagically - What's the difference?

pelagic | pelagically |


As an adjective pelagic

is (biology) living in the open sea rather than in coastal or inland waters.

As an adverb pelagically is

in a pelagic way; in or of the open sea.

pelagic

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • (biology) Living in the open sea rather than in coastal or inland waters.
  • See also

    * benthic * oceanic * planktonic

    pelagically

    English

    Adverb

    (-)
  • In a pelagic way; in or of the open sea.