ombrophilous

adjective
om·​broph·​i·​lous | \(ˈ)äm¦bräfələs\
variants: or less commonly ombrophilic \¦ämbrə¦filik \

Definition of ombrophilous 

of a plant

: capable of withstanding or thriving in the presence of much rain

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Other Words from ombrophilous

ombrophily \ämˈbräfəlē \ noun plural -es

History and Etymology for ombrophilous

ombrophilous International Scientific Vocabulary ombro- + -philous; ombrophilic from ombrophilous + -ic

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