Xeric meaning

zĕrĭk, zîr-
Of, characterized by, or adapted to an extremely dry habitat.
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Of, pertaining to, or having dry or desertlike conditions.
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Of, characterized by, or adapted to an extremely dry habitat.
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Relating or adapted to an extremely dry habitat. Succulents such as cacti, aloes, and agaves are xeric plants.
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Said of an environment or habitat that is extremely dry, lacking humidity and water.
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Said of an organism adapted to live in a very dry habitat.
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Origin of xeric

  • From Ancient Greek ξηρός (ksÄ“ros, “dry").

    From Wiktionary