Words nearby xeric
Origin of xeric
OTHER WORDS FROM xericxe·ri·cal·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for xeric
Xeric conditions surrounding some of the higher mountains are barriers to movement of some species.Birds from Coahuila, Mexico|Emil K. Urban
On the Gulf lowlands its distribution seems to be limited to xeric coastal habitats.A Distributional Study of the Amphibians of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, Mexico|William E. Duellman
These are woodland, grassland, limnic, and xeric scrub plant formations.The Breeding Birds of Kansas|Richard F. Johnston
In fallen leaves and decaying wood in xeric and mesic hammock habitats (Friauf, 1953).
Infrequent in the tall shrub stratum of the xeric hammock habitat (Friauf, 1953).