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rheophobous (adjective); more rheophobous, most rheophobous
In biology, intolerant of running water: The eggs of female mosquitos are considered to be rheophobous because they can only survive and grow in stagnant water, like in lakes or even in puddles, but never in flowing streams or rivers.
rheophobous, rheophobe, rheophoby
Intolerant of running water.
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