[ jee-of-uh-luh s ]
/ dʒiˈɒf ə ləs /
Zoology. terrestrial, as certain snails.
Botany. fruiting underground.
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Geophilous: living on the ground: species that live on the surface or come freely into contact with it.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith