from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Thriving among or inhabiting rocks.
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- adj. Growing on or among rocks.
- adj. Dwelling among rocks.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as rupicoline.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. composed of or inscribed on rock
Latin rūpēs, rock (from ruptus, past participle of rumpere, to break; see reup- in Indo-European roots) + -colous.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)