zoophilous etymology

English word zoophilous comes from English zoo- (Animal.), English -philous

Detailed word origin of zoophilous

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
zoo- English (eng) Animal.
-philous English (eng) Having an affinity, attraction, preference or love of something.
zoophilous English (eng) Pollinated by animals.

Words with the same origin as zoophilous

Descendants of zoo-
zooarchaeologist zoocephalic zoocyst zoogenesis zoogeographical zoogonidium zoomass zoometry zoonotically zoopathology zoopathy zoophage zoophagia zoophagous zoopharmacognosy zoophytography zoophytology zooprophylaxis zoopsia zoopsychologist zooptic zoosadism zoosterol zootechnician zootrophic
Descendants of -philous
aerophilous ammophilous anemophilous calciphilous chiropterophilous dendrophilous entomophilous halophilous heliophilous homophilous hydrophilous hygrophilous malacophilous mesophilous myrmecophilous necrophilous ombrophilous ornithophilous petrophilous photophilous phytophilous psammophilous tropophilous xenophilous