geophilous

adjective
ge·​oph·​i·​lous | \ (ˈ)jē¦äfələs \

Definition of geophilous

: living or growing in or on the ground geophilous insects geophilous plants

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History and Etymology for geophilous

ge- + -philous

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“Geophilous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/geophilous. Accessed 12 Jun. 2021.

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