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epiphloedal

[ep-uh-fleed-l] /ˌɛp əˈflid l/
adjective, Mycology
1.
growing on bark, as a lichen.
Also, epiphloedic.
Origin
epi- + Greek phloi(ós) bark of trees + hiatus-filling -d- + -al1
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