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Definition of the adjective acid-loving
What does acid-loving mean as an attribute of a noun?
- thriving in a relatively acidic environment (especially of plants requiring a pH well below 7)
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by John A. Simpson, E. S. C. Weiner
acid-loving Biol., thriving in acid conditions. 1910 j'rnl. Med. Res. XXII.
by John Gunn
Scanning electron micrographs of cave biofilms: Upper left: Thiobacilli (hydrogen sulfideproducing extreme acid-loving bacteria) encrust the sticky slimes that make up the snottites shown in Figure 1 (image by. Encyclopedia of caves and karst ...
by Abigail R. Gehring
However, pine needles tend to increase the acidity of the soil, so they work best around acid-loving plants, such as rhododendrons and blueberries. When choosing a mulch material, think of your primary objective. newspaper and grass ...
by Carl A. Batt
The acidophilus (meaning acid-loving) bacterium is ...
Luxury Edition by Angus Stevenson, Maurice Waite
' acid-loving'. acidosis /,aSI'daoSIs/ > n. Medicine an excessively acid condition of the ...
An Encyclopedia of the World's Geographic Features by Joyce A. Quinn, Susan L. Woodward
Acid-loving plants, such as sweet chestnut (Castanea sativa), sessile oak ( Quercus petraea), and ash (Fraxinus excelsior) grow on the volcanic north slopes . Broadleaf woodlands with hop-hornbeam (Ostrya carpinifolia) grow on moist ...
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