hydrophilous[hī dräf′ə ləs]
hydrophilous definition by Webster's New World
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- requiring the presence of water for fertilization
Origin: hydro- plush -philous
hydrophilous definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Growing or thriving in water.
- Pollinated by water, as the flowers of ribbon grass and hornwort.
- hy·drophˈi·ly noun