Saxatile Definition

săksə-tīl, -tĭl
adjective
Saxicolous.
American Heritage Medicine
Webster's New World

Of or relating to rocks; living among rocks.

A saxatile plant.
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Origin of Saxatile

  • Latin saxātilis from saxum rock sek- in Indo-European roots

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

  • Latin saxatilis, from saxum (“a rock").

    From Wiktionary

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