ericophyte

noun er·i·co·phyte \ˈerə̇kōˌfīt, ə̇ˈrīkəˌf-\

Definition of ericophyte

  1. :  a plant that grows on a heath or moor

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Origin and Etymology of ericophyte

erico- (from Latin erice heather) + -phyte


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