Meaning of BIOHERM in English

ˈbīōˌhərm noun

( -s )

Etymology: bi- (II) + Greek herma sunken rock, reef — more at wart

: a body of rock built up by or composed mainly of sedentary organisms (as corals, algae, or mollusks) and enclosed or surrounded by rock of different origin — compare biostrome

• bi·o·her·mal | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|hərməl adjective

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