arboreal

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arboreal

1. of, relating to, or resembling a tree
2. living in or among trees

arboreal

[är′bȯr·ē·əl]
Also known as arboreous.
(botany)
Relating to or resembling a tree.
(zoology)
Living in trees.
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Goodman and Goodman's (1976) suggestion that arboreally foraging kingsnakes (Lampropeltis zonata) were aided in locating nests by the intensity of antipredatory response by parent birds indicates another interesting area worthy of further study.
Understanding "The Fly" as though its sequence is signaled arboreally presupposes a particular relation between linguistic and graphic text whereby the former is harmoniously framed by the latter; the lyric effectively doubles as the foliage of the trees.(12) Although this graphic profile of the linguistic text is sanctioned by the conventional pun on "leaves," since the term refers to both foliage and pages, there is a signal alternative.