Definitions for xerophilouszɪˈrɒf ə ləs

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  1. xerophilous(Adjective)

    Being able to thrive in dry weather.

    The cactus is very xerophilous.

  2. Origin: From the Greek ξηρός + φίλος

Webster Dictionary

  1. Xerophilous(adj)

    drought-loving; able withstand the absence or lack of moisture

  2. Origin: [Gr. xhro`s dry + to love.]

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