epilithic

[ ep-uh-lith-ik ]

adjective
  1. (of plants) growing on stones.

Origin of epilithic

1
First recorded in 1900–05; epi- + -lithic

Words Nearby epilithic

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British Dictionary definitions for epilithic

epilithic

/ (ˌɛpɪˈlɪθɪk) /


adjective
  1. (of plants) growing on the surface of rock

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