crymophilic

[ krī′mə-fĭlĭk ]

adj.

Growing best at low temperatures. Used of microorganisms.

Nearby words

  1. crying shame, a,
  2. crying towel,
  3. cryingly,
  4. crymo-,
  5. crymodynia,
  6. crymophylactic,
  7. crymotherapy,
  8. cryo-,
  9. cryoanesthesia,
  10. cryobank


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