Definition of ombrophile in US English:

ombrophile

noun

  • An ombrophilous plant.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in John Christopher Willis (1868–1958). From ombro- + -phile, after ombrophilous.

Pronunciation

ombrophile

/ˈɒmbrə(ʊ)fʌɪl/