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Meaning of "ombrophilous" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OMBROPHILOUS

ombrophilous  [ɒmˈbrɒfɪləs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OMBROPHILOUS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ombrophilous is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES OMBROPHILOUS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of ombrophilous in the English dictionary

The definition of ombrophilous in the dictionary is tolerant of wet conditions.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH OMBROPHILOUS


acidophilous
ˌæsɪˈdɒfɪləs
acidophilus
ˌæsɪˈdɒfɪləs
ammophilous
æˈmɒfɪləs
anemophilous
ˌænɪˈmɒfɪləs
coprophilous
kəˈprɒfɪləs
endophyllous
ɛnˈdɒfɪləs
eosinophilous
ˌiːəʊsɪˈnɒfɪləs
geophilous
dʒiːˈɒfɪləs
Herophilus
hɪəˈrɒfɪləs
hydrophilous
haɪˈdrɒfɪləs
hygrophilous
haɪˈɡrɒfɪləs
lithophilous
lɪˈθɒfɪləs
necrophilous
neˈkrɒfɪləs
nitrophilous
naɪˈtrɒfɪləs
sclerophyllous
sklɛˈrɒfɪləs
Theophilus
θɪˈɒfɪləs
thermophilous
θɜːˈmɒfɪləs
tropophilous
trəʊˈpɒfɪləs
xerophilous
zɪˈrɒfɪləs
xiphophyllous
zɪˈfɒfɪləs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OMBROPHILOUS

omasal
omasum
Omayyad
OMB
omber
ombre
ombrogenous
ombrometer
ombrophil
ombrophile
ombrophobe
ombrophobous
ombu
ombudsman
ombudsmanship
ombudsmen
Omdurman
omega
omega minus
omega-3 fatty acid

WORDS THAT END LIKE OMBROPHILOUS

anthophilous
battailous
halophilous
heliophilous
limnophilous
malacophilous
myrmecophilous
nubilous
ornithophilous
perilous
photophilous
pilous
rhizophilous
ridiculous
scurrilous
sibilous
Siege Perilous
symphilous
tendrilous
unperilous
verisimilous

Synonyms and antonyms of ombrophilous in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ombrophilous» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OMBROPHILOUS

Find out the translation of ombrophilous to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of ombrophilous from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ombrophilous» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

ombrophilous
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ombrófilo
570 millions of speakers

English

ombrophilous
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ombrophilous
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ombrophilous
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

ombrophilous
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ombrófila
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ombrophilous
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ombrophile
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ombrophilous
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

ombrophilous
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ombrophilous
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

ombrophilous
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ombrophilous
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ombrophilous
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ombrophilous
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ओमब्रोफिलास
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ombrophilous
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ombrophilous
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ombrophilous
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

ombrophilous
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ombrophilous
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ombrophilous
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

ombrophilous
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ombrophilous
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ombrophilous
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ombrophilous

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OMBROPHILOUS»

The term «ombrophilous» is used very little and occupies the 192.905 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OMBROPHILOUS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «ombrophilous» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «ombrophilous» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ombrophilous

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OMBROPHILOUS»

Discover the use of ombrophilous in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ombrophilous and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Evolutionary Biology and Conservation of Titis, Sakis and ...
Species Cacojoo melanocepha/us Pithecia pithecia pithecia Cal/icebus lugens Chiropotes sagulatus A Vegetation types Ombrophilous evergreen, and partially flooded forests Complex of transitional forests between ombrophilous Forests and ...
Adrian A. Barnett, Liza M. Veiga, Stephen F. Ferrari, 2013
2
The Atlantic Forest of South America: Biodiversity Status, ...
According to the decision adopted by CONAMA and in keeping with the map, the domain comprises the dense and open ombrophilous (tolerant of wet conditions) forests (covering the montane, submontane, flatland, and tabuleiros [coastal ...
Carlos Galindo Leal, Ibsen de Gusmão Câmara, 2003
3
Global and National Soils and Terrain Digital Databases ...
IA1 Tropical ombrophilous forest (tropical rain forest): Consisting mainly of broad- leaved evergreen trees, neither cold nor drought resistant. Truly evergreen, i.e. the forest canopy remains green all year though individual trees may be leafless  ...
‎1993
4
First National Report for the Convention on Biological ...
South Region 15,020 0 1 Acungui PR Mixed ombrophilous forest Edict 559/68 728 02 Cacador SC Mixed ombrophilous forest Edict 560/68 710 03 Canela RS Mixed ombrophilous forest Edict 561/68 517 04 Chapcco 9C Mixed ombrophilous ...
‎1999
5
From Headwaters to the Ocean: Hydrological Change and Water ...
Keywords: school catchment; Upper Negro River; Subtropical Ombrophilous Forest; pine reforestation; environmental education 1 INTRODUCTION The Upper Negro River (UNR) basin (3552km2)is one of the headwater basins of the Iguaçu ...
Makoto Taniguchi, William C. Burnett, Yoshihiro Fukushima, 2008
6
Vegetation Science in Forestry: Global Perspectives Based on ...
Ellenberg & Mueller-Dombois (1967) further explain that "the subtropical ombrophilous forests are present only locally and in small fragmentary stands, because the subtropical climate is typically a climate with a dry season: where the ...
Elgene Owen Box, 1995
7
The IBP Survey of Conservation Sites: An Experimental Study
A suitable ecological description for it might be 'Temperate evergreen needle- leaved ombrophilous forest'. It is interesting to note that no appropriate category for it is provided in the Tentative physiognomic-ecological classification of plant ...
Arthur Roy Clapham, 1980
8
Peatlands of the Western Guayana Highlands, Venezuela: ...
In highlands, peat sites are commonly of the ombrophilous type. Also lowland peatlands become oligotrophic ombrophilous in their later stage of development, when the peat deposit rises above the groundwater level. In transitional swamp ...
Joseph Alfred Zinck, Otto Huber, 2011
9
Aspects of Tropical Mycology
The sites studied included dense ombrophilous forests; mixed ombrophilous forests with Araucaria angustifolia (Bert.) O. Kuntze; seasonal deciduous alluvial irregularly flooded forests in the valley of the Iguacu river; arboreal savanna with  ...
Susan Isaac, 1993
10
Tropical Forests of the Guiana Shield: Ancient Forests in a ...
mesothermic (12-18°C) ombrophilous and submicrothermic (8-1 2°C) ombrophilous classifications. The Guiana Shield represents the most extensive Precambrian area classified under Koppen's wettest and warmest climate category, ...
D. S. Hammond, 2005

5 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OMBROPHILOUS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ombrophilous is used in the context of the following news items.
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Callicebus miltoni: New Species of Titi Monkey Discovered in Brazil
Family group of Milton's titi monkeys (Callicebus miltoni) in the undercanopy of the ombrophilous forest at Panelas, right bank of the Roosevelt ... «Sci-News.com, Mar 15»
2
10 unusual nature words we should use more often
"With reference to their behavior toward precipitation, plants are ombrophilous, or rain-loving, or ombrophobous, or rain-fearing." Roscoe ... «The Week Magazine, Dec 14»
3
Live coverage: The Jersey Journal's 55th Annual Hudson County …
1:05 p.m.: Horan spells "ombrophilous" wrong and Gonzalez gets it right. But Gonzalez gets the next word - "trichotomy" - wrong. Horan then ... «The Jersey Journal, Feb 14»
4
Wellesley Spelling Bee: Team Butyraceous wins back-to-back titles
Then the women of Team Butyraceous, which last year won on the word “ombrophilous,” pulled out its second straight victory by correctly ... «The Swellesley Report, Nov 11»
5
Wellesley Spelling Bee winners find spelling hard words to be like …
On the word “ombrophilous,” it first appeared both teams had missed it, but the judges upon further inspection saw that Butyraceous had it ... «The Swellesley Report, Nov 10»

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« EDUCALINGO. Ombrophilous [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/ombrophilous>. Dec 2019 ».
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