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  • n. Any xerophilic organism.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as xerophilous.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. plant adapted for life with a limited supply of water; compare hydrophyte and mesophyte

Etymologies

xero- + -phile (Wiktionary)

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