osmophilic

adjective
os·​mo·​phil·​ic | \ ˌäz-mə-ˈfil-ik How to pronounce osmophilic (audio) \
variants: also osmophile \ ˈäz-​mə-​ˌfīl How to pronounce osmophilic (audio) \

Medical Definition of osmophilic

: living or thriving in a medium of high osmotic pressure osmophilic yeasts that ferment maple syrup

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“Osmophilic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/osmophilic. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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