Definitions for xericˈzɪər ɪk

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  1. xeric(adj)

    being deficient in moisture

    "deserts provide xeric environments"

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  1. xeric(Adjective)

    Said of an environment or habitat that is extremely dry, lacking humidity and water.

  2. xeric(Adjective)

    Said of an organism adapted to live in a very dry habitat.

  3. Origin: From ξηρός.

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