\\-ləs\ adjective
Etymology: petr- + -colous
: living in rocks

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • petricolous — adj. [L. petra, rock; colere, to inhabit] Dwelling within stones, crevices or in hard clay …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • petricolous — pe·tric·o·lous …   English syllables

  • petricolous —   a. inhabiting rocks …   Dictionary of difficult words

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