Definition of chemolithotroph in English:

chemolithotroph

noun

Biology
  • A chemolithotrophic organism.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in New Biology. From chemo- + litho- + -troph, after chemolithotrophy.

Pronunciation

chemolithotroph

/ˌkiːmə(ʊ)ˈlɪθəˌtrəʊf//ˌkɛmə(ʊ)ˈlɪθəˌtrəʊf/