cryophilic


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cryophilic

[‚krī·ə′fil·ik]
(ecology)
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Benzaldehyde appears to interfere with thermophilic circuitry while diacetyl acts similarly with cryophilic circuitry.
lin-11 null mutant animals display cryophilic defects that phenocopy laser ablation of the AIZ interneuron.
During colder periods, cryophilic species moved down slope into lower lying areas, while during warmer periods, thermophilic species moved up slope into highland areas in response to changing climatological conditions.