epiphloedal

adjective
ep·​i·​phloe·​dal | \ ¦epə¦flēdᵊl \
variants: or epiphloedic \ -​ēdik \

Definition of epiphloedal

: growing upon the surface of bark an epiphloedal lichen

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History and Etymology for epiphloedal

irregular from epi- + Greek phloios bark + English -al or -ic

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“Epiphloedal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/epiphloedal. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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