Colous meaning

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Having a specified kind of habitat.

Arenicolous.

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Growing (or living) in or among.

Arenicolous.

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Having a specified habitat.
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Origin of colous

  • < base of L colere, to cultivate (see cult) + -ous

    From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition

  • From Latin -cola tiller, inhabitant kwel-1 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition