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cavernicolous

[kav-er-nik-uh-luh s] /ˌkæv ərˈnɪk ə ləs/
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1.
living in caverns or caves, as certain animals.
Origin of cavernicolous
1885-1890
First recorded in 1885-90; cavern + -i- + -colous
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