halophil vs halophile what difference

what is difference between halophil and halophile

English

Etymology

halo- +‎ -phil

Noun

halophil (plural halophils)

  1. halobacterium


English

Etymology

halo- +‎ -phile

Noun

halophile (plural halophiles)

  1. (biology) An organism that lives and thrives in an environment of high salinity, often requiring such an environment; a form of extremophile

Derived terms

  • halophilic
  • hyperhalophile

Related terms

  • halobacteria
  • halophil
  • halophyte
  • halotolerance

Translations


French

Pronunciation

Adjective

halophile (plural halophiles)

  1. halophilic

Noun

halophile m (plural halophiles)

  1. halophile

Latin

Adjective

halophile

  1. vocative masculine singular of halophilus

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