selenophile

noun se·le·no·phile \sə̇ˈlēnəˌfīl\

Definition of selenophile

plural

-s

  1. :  a plant that when growing in a seleniferous soil tends to take up selenium in quantities greater than can be explained on a basis of chance

selenophilic

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of selenophile

2selen- + -phile


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