Definition of chemolithotrophic in English:

chemolithotrophic

adjective

Biology
  • Relating to or characterized by chemolithotrophy.

Origin

1950s. From chemolithotrophy + -ic; compare -trophic.

Pronunciation

chemolithotrophic

/ˌkiːmə(ʊ)ˌlɪθəˈtrɒfɪk//ˌkiːmə(ʊ)ˌlɪθəˈtrəʊfɪk//ˌkɛmə(ʊ)ˌlɪθəˈtrəʊfɪk/