rheophilic

adjective rheo·phil·ic \ˌrēəˈfilik\
variants: or

rheophile

\ˈrēəˌfīl\ less commonly

rheophil

or

rheophilous

\(ˈ)rē¦äfələs\

Definition of rheophilic

  1. :  preferring or living in flowing water rheophilic fauna

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Origin and Etymology of rheophilic

International Scientific Vocabulary rheo- + -philic, -phile, -phil, -philous


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