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rupestrine

[roo-pes-trin] /ruˈpɛs trɪn/
adjective, Biology
1.
living or growing on or among rocks.
Also, rupicolous.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; < Latin rūpēs steep cliff, crag + -trine, extracted from lacustrine
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