American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- adj. Thriving on or parasitic to leaves.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Growing upon leaves; parasitic on leaves, as many fungi, or merely attached, as some Hepaticæ and lichens.
- Latin folium, leaf; see bhel-3 in Indo-European roots + -colous. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“The distribution and origin of the foliicolous bryophyta in the Indian Ocean islands.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘foliicolous’.
Looking for tweets for foliicolous.