1. Applied to lakes (e.g. in high altitudes in the tropics) whose waters are circulating virtually continuously. If periods of stagnation occur they are very short.
2.. Applied to a conglomerate which contains clasts of many different rock types. Compare OLIGOMICTIC.
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