acidophilous


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.
Related to acidophilous: acidophilus milk
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.acidophilous - especially of some bacteriaacidophilous - especially of some bacteria; growing well in an acid medium
acid-loving - thriving in a relatively acidic environment (especially of plants requiring a pH well below 7)
Translations

acidophilous

[ˌæsɪˈdɒfɪləs] ADJacidófilo
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
The cytoplasm has large vacuoles weakly acidophilous, and the apical cell surface presents striated border (Fig.
p>The project will, in particular, target the following rare or endangered habitats listed in the annexes of the EU Habitats Directive: bog woodland; active raised bogs; transition mires and quaking bogs; degraded raised bogs still capable of natural regeneration; lowland hay meadows; and old acidophilous oak woods with Quercus robur on sandy plains.