halophytic

halophyte

[hal-uh-fahyt]
noun
a plant that thrives in saline soil.

Origin:
1885–90; halo- + -phyte

halophytic [hal-uh-fit-ik] , adjective
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halophyte (ˈhæləʊˌfaɪt)
 
n
a plant that grows in very salty soil, as in a salt marsh
 
halophytic
 
adj
 
'halophytism
 
n

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halophyte   (hāl'ə-fīt')  Pronunciation Key 
A plant adapted to living in salty soil, as along the seashore or in salt flats. Mangroves, salt-marsh grasses, and saltbushes are halophytes.
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