saxicoline

[ sak-sik-uh-lin, -lahyn ]

adjectiveBotany, Zoology.
  1. living or growing among rocks.

Origin of saxicoline

1
1895–1900; <New Latin saxicol(a) (Latin saxi-, combining form of saxum rock + -cola dweller; see -colous) + -ine1
  • Also sax·ic·o·lous [sak-sik-uh-luhs]. /sækˈsɪk ə ləs/.

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