Definition of Saxatile

1. Adjective. Growing on or living among rocks.




Definition of Saxatile

1. a. Of or pertaining to rocks; living among rocks; as, a saxatile plant.

Definition of Saxatile

1. living or growing among rocks [adj]

Medical Definition of Saxatile

1. Of or pertaining to rocks; living among rocks; as, a saxatile plant. Origin: L. Saxatilis, fr. Saxum a rock: cf. F. Saxalite. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Saxatile

sawtimbers
sawtooth
sawtoothed
sawtoothlike
sawtries
sawtry
sawwort
sawyer
sawyer's handful
sawyer beetle
sawyers
sax
sax-tuba
saxafras
saxagliptin
saxatile (current term)
saxaul
saxauls
saxe blue
saxefras
saxello
saxes
saxhorn
saxhorns
saxicava
saxicavid
saxicavids
saxicavous
saxicoline
saxicolous

Literary usage of Saxatile

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1. The Botanical Magazine, Or, Flower-garden Displayed: In which the Most by William Curtis (1792)
"-С ALYSSUM saxatile. YELLOW ALYSSUM. and Order. ... 14. Murr. p. 590. Ait. Hort. Kciv.p. 381. ALYSSUM Creticum saxatile ..."

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