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hypolithic

[ hahy-puh-lith-ik, hip-uh- ]
/ ˌhaɪ pəˈlɪθ ɪk, ˌhɪp ə- /
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adjective
growing beneath rocks.
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Origin of hypolithic

First recorded in 1835–40; hypo- + -lithic
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