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Definition of the adjective aerophilous

What does aerophilous mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. depending on free oxygen or air

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Quaternary Science (2013)

by Scott Elias, Cary Mock

Aerophilous. Diatoms. Diatoms arenot restricted to growing infully aquatichabitats andthe diatom communities of soils and otherdamp habitats aredominated by specialized desiccationtolerant taxa (for areview see Johansen,2010). Therefore ...

Google previewDictionary of Aviation (1911)

by Robert Morris Pierce

aerophilous ,ee-a'zofi-las adj. [also spelt aerophilous, aerofilous] airsloving : said of ...

Google previewThe American illustrated medical dictionary (1922)

by William Alexander Newman Dorland

micro -aerophile, micro-aerophilic, micro- aerophilous (mi"kro-a'er-o-fil, -a-er-o-nl'ik, -a-er- pf'il-us) [Gr. /<njm; small ...

Google previewA dictionary of new medical terms, a suppl. to 'An illustrated dictionary of medicine, biology and allied sciences'. (1905)

by George Milbry Gould

Aerophilous (a-er-of'-il-us). Fond of the open air. Aerophobe (a-er'-o-fob ) [ar/p, ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

aerophilous[ār-of' -lus] aerophilic. aeroplethysmograph [ār′′o-pl -thiz'mo-graf] an apparatus forgraphically recording respiratoryvolumes. aerosinusitis [ār′′o- si′′n ...

Google previewTaber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2013)

by Donald Venes, MD

aerophilic, aerophilous (ar”o-fil'ik, -of'ilfls) [aero- + Gr. philein, to love] Requiring oxygen ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica ... (1902)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature ... in Thirty Volumes with New American Supplement

Such adaptations are termed aerophilous, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of New Medical Terms (1905)

Including Upwards of 38,000 Words and Many Useful Tables, Being a Supplement to "An Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology, and Allied Sciences". by George Milbry Gould

Aerophilous (a-er-of'-il-us).

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