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microphyll

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noun mi·cro·phyll \ˈmī-krə-ˌfil\

Definition of microphyll

  1. 1 :  a leaf (as of a club moss) with single unbranched veins and no demonstrable gap around the leaf trace

  2. 2 :  a small leaf

microphyllous

play \ˌmī-krə-ˈfi-ləs\ adjective


Origin and Etymology of microphyll

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1908


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