calcicole

noun
cal·ci·cole | \ˈkal-sə-ˌkōl \

Definition of calcicole 

: a plant normally growing on calcareous soils

Other Words from calcicole

calcicolous \kal-ˈsi-kə-ləs \ adjective

First Known Use of calcicole

1908, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for calcicole

French, calcicolous, from calc- + -cole -colous

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