humicolous

[ hyoo-mik-uh-luh s or, often, yoo- ]
/ hyuˈmɪk ə ləs or, often, yu- /

adjective Biology.

of or relating to organisms that live in or on soil.

Nearby words

  1. humeroulnar,
  2. humerus,
  3. humic,
  4. humic acid,
  5. humicole,
  6. humid,
  7. humidex,
  8. humidifier,
  9. humidify,
  10. humidistat

Origin of humicolous

< Latin hum(us) earth (see humus) + -i- + -colous

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