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  • adj. saxicolous

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Stone-inhabiting; pertaining to, or having the characteristics of, the stonechats.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In zoology, living among rocks; rock-inhabiting; rupicoline; rupestrine; in botany, same as saxicolous.
  • Specifically, of or pertaining to the Saxicolin√¶.

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

  • adj. growing on or living among rocks


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