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Lewis : siticulosus

siticulosus, sĭtīcŭlōsus, a, um, adj. sitis (not ante-Aug.). Thirsty. Lit.: quidam, Sid. Ep. 2, 2 med.: corvus, Auct. Priap. 61, 12.

Transf., of things, very dry, parched, arid: Appulia, Hor. Epod. 3, 16: siticulosum et peraridum solum, Col. 3, 11 fin.; Pall. Jan. 13, 4: calx, Vitr. 7, 2: aestas, Auct. Priap. 64, 3.

Act., producing thirst: melimela, Plin. 23, 6, 55, § 104.