from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Saxicolous.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Of or relating to rocks; living among rocks.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to rocks; living among rocks.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In zoology and botany, living or growing among rocks; rock-inhabiting; saxicolous or saxicoline.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. growing on or living among rocks
Latin saxātilis, from saxum, rock; see sek- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Latin saxatilis, from saxum ("a rock"). (Wiktionary)