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acidophilic (adjective), more acidophilic, most acidophilic
1. A reference to organisms that thrive in a bitter or pungent environment.
2. A designation of a microorganism that grows well in a highly acrid medium.
3. A description of any microorganism that can or must live in a caustic situation (pH below 6).
4. Referring to anything that is easily stained with acid dye.