thermophilous
adjective see thermophilic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • thermophilous — adjective Of or pertaining to a thermophile …   Wiktionary

  • thermophilous — preferring or thriving in high temperatures Love and Attraction …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • thermophilous — ther·moph·i·lous …   English syllables

  • thermophilous — adjective see thermophilic * * * thermˈophile / fil/, thermˈophil, thermophilˈic or thermophˈilous adjective (of eg bacteria, plants) requiring, or thriving best in, high temperatures • • • Main Entry: ↑thermo …   Useful english dictionary

  • Berici Hills — The Berici Hills ( Colli Berici ) are a group of hills, especially in training alluvial plain on which stands Vicenza, originated on the bottom of an ancient sea over at least a hundred million years. Important for the top area is the Monte… …   Wikipedia

  • thermophilic — also thermophilous or thermophile adjective Date: circa 1894 of, relating to, or being an organism living at a high temperature < thermophilic fermentation > < thermophilic bacteria > • thermophile noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Cistus — monspeliensis Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • Atlantic (period) — The Atlantic in palaeoclimatology was the warmest and most moist Blytt Sernander period, pollen zone and chronozone of Holocene north Europe. The climate was generally warmer than today. It was preceded by the Boreal, with a climate similar to… …   Wikipedia

  • Wart-biter — Adult male of the green morph Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

  • Devínska Kobyla — as seen from Devín. Devínska Kobyla (German: Thebener Kogel) is a mountain in the Little Carpathians, within the territory of Bratislava, Slovakia, between the boroughs of Devínska Nová Ves, Devín and Dúbravk …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”