variants: or phyllo-

Definition of phyll-

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: leaf phyllome

Definition of -phyll (Entry 2 of 2)

: leaf sporophyll

History and Etymology for phyll-

Combining form

New Latin, from Greek, from phyllon — more at blade

Noun combining form

New Latin -phyllum, from Greek phyllon leaf

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“Phyll-.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/phyll-. Accessed 28 Jan. 2021.

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