ammophilous etymology

English word ammophilous comes from English -philous, English ammo- (Sand.)

Detailed word origin of ammophilous

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-philous English (eng) Having an affinity, attraction, preference or love of something.
ammo- English (eng) Sand.
ammophilous English (eng) Thriving in a sandy environment.

Words with the same origin as ammophilous

Descendants of -philous
aerophilous anemophilous calciphilous chiropterophilous dendrophilous entomophilous halophilous heliophilous homophilous hydrophilous hygrophilous malacophilous mesophilous myrmecophilous necrophilous ombrophilous ornithophilous petrophilous photophilous phytophilous psammophilous tropophilous xenophilous zoophilous