Definition of saxicoline in English:

saxicoline

adjective

(also saxicolous)
rare
  • Living or growing on or among rocks.

Pronunciation

saxicoline

/sakˈsikəlīn/ /sækˈsɪkəlaɪn/ /sakˈsikələn/ /sækˈsɪkələn/

Origin

Late 19th century from modern Latin saxicolus (from saxum ‘rock’ + colere ‘inhabit’) + -ine.