terricolous

adjective ter·ric·o·lous \-ləs\
variants: or

terricole

\ˈterəˌkōl\ less commonly

terricoline

\teˈrikəˌlīn, təˈr-, -lə̇n\

Definition of terricolous

  1. :  terrestrial 3b

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Origin and Etymology of terricolous

terricole from Latin terricola earth dweller; terricolous, terricoline from Latin terricola + English -ous or -ine


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