Definition of psammophilous in English:

psammophilous

adjective

  • Growing or living in sand or sandy soil.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Henry Trimen (1843–1896), botanist. From psammo- + -philous.

Pronunciation

psammophilous

/(p)saˈmɒfɪləs//(p)saˈmɒf(ə)ləs/