Complete Definition of "extremophile"

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Noun
en-noun

  1. biology An organism that lives under extreme conditions of temperature, salinity etc; commercially important as a source of enzymes that operate under similar conditions.

Translations
trans-top|organism that lives under extreme conditions
French: extrémophile
trans-mid
Mandarin: 嗜極生物 / 嗜极生物 shì jí shēng wù
trans-bottom

See also
acidophile
alkaliphile
barophile / piezophile
halophile
hyperthermophile
mesophile
microaerophile
polyextremophile
psychrophile
thermophile

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