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{adj: hydric} having or characterized by excessive moisture
"a hydric habitat"
<-> mesic, xeric



{adj: mesic} having or characterized by moderate or a well-balanced supply of moisture
"mesic habitats"
<-> xeric, hydric

{adj: xeric} being deficient in moisture
"deserts provide xeric environments"
<-> hydric, mesic

{adj: xerophytic} adapted to a xeric (or dry) environment
"cacti are xerophytic plants"
"xerophytic adaptations"


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