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It’s already been established that lots of marine animals low on the food chain, such as shellfish and worms, that are used to eating microscopic organisms end up eating microplastics.
an employment concept in which people are paid for each specific, short-term task that they do and don't have conventional contracts of employment
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Definition and synonyms of microplastics from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.