adjective ru·pic·o·lous \-ləs\
variants: or


\-kəˌlīn, -kələ̇n\

Definition of rupicolous

  1. :  living among, inhabiting, or growing on rocks

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Origin and Etymology of rupicolous

Latin rupi- + English -colous, -coline

First Known Use: circa 1859

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a brief usually trivial fact

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