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hydrophilous

[hahy-drof-uh-luh s] /haɪˈdrɒf ə ləs/
adjective, Botany.
1.
pollinated by the agency of water.
Origin of hydrophilous
1850-1855
From the New Latin word hydrophilus, dating back to 1850-55. See hydro-1, -philous
Related forms
hydrophily, noun
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hydrophilous

/haɪˈdrɒfɪləs/
adjective
1.
(botany) growing in or pollinated by water
Derived Forms
hydrophily, noun
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