arenicolous


ar·e·nic·o·lous

adjective \ˌarə-ˈni-kə-ləs\

Definition of ARENICOLOUS

:  living, burrowing, or growing in sand

Origin of ARENICOLOUS

Latin arena + English -i- + -colous
First Known Use: circa 1859

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: Arenig
Previous Word in the Dictionary: arenicolite
All Words Near: arenicolous

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up arenicolous? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).