• Definition for "halophile"
    • An organism that requires a salty environment.
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halophile definition

  • noun:
    • An organism that requires a salty environment.
    • an organism that everyday lives and flourishes in a world of large salinity, frequently needing such a breeding ground; a type of extremophile
    • archaebacteria needing a salt-rich environment for development and success
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