ericeticolous

[er-uh-si-tik-uh-luh s]

adjective

requiring a heath or heathlike habitat.

Nearby words

  1. eric,
  2. eric the red,
  3. eric xiv,
  4. erica,
  5. ericaceous,
  6. ericoid,
  7. ericson,
  8. ericson, leif,
  9. ericsson,
  10. ericsson, john

Origin of ericeticolous

< Latin *erīcēt(um) place where heath grows (derivative of erīca heath; see erica) + -i- + -colous

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