Associated Words: xerophilous, xerophytic.
"Putnam's Word Book" by Louis A. Flemming
The habitat is xerophytic in the valley of the Rio Negro near Sacapulas.
"Speciation and Evolution of the Pygmy Mice, Genus Baiomys" by Robert L. Packard
Lying in a rain shadow cast by the Tuxtlas and on sandy and well-drained soils is a dense xerophytic forest.
"A Distributional Study of the Amphibians of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, Mexico" by William E. Duellman
In this case, seeds of xerophytes have been suspended in air at 75-mm Hg pressure above water.
"Significant Achievements in Space Bioscience 1958-1964" by National Aeronautics and Space Administration