from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A plant that does not grow well in lime-rich soil.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any plant that does not thrive in a soil rich in lime or chalk

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In phytogeography, avoiding limestone or lime-containing soils; calciphobous; calcifugous.


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