dī'nō-flăj'ə-lĭt, -lāt', -flə-jĕl'ĭt
A population explosion of certain species of dinoflagellates, a kind of protozoan found in plankton. The dinoflagellates color the water red or reddish-brown and secrete a toxin that kills fish. Red tide usually occurs in warm coastal waters.
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