eremophilous

[er-uh-mof-uh-luh s]

adjective Ecology.

requiring a desert habitat.

Nearby words

  1. erector muscle of spine,
  2. erector set,
  3. erelong,
  4. eremite,
  5. eremitic,
  6. eremophyte,
  7. eremurus,
  8. erenburg,
  9. erenow,
  10. erepsin

Origin of eremophilous

< New Latin eremo- (see eremophyte) + -philous

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