deserticolous

[ dez-er-tik-uh-luh s ]
/ ˌdɛz ərˈtɪk ə ləs /

adjective Biology.

living or growing in a desert.

Nearby words

  1. desert rock,
  2. desert soil,
  3. desert varnish,
  4. deserted,
  5. deserter,
  6. desertification,
  7. desertion,
  8. deserve,
  9. deserved,
  10. deservedly

Origin of deserticolous


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