: having (such or so many) leaves, leaflets, or leaflike parts

Word History


New Latin -phyllus, from Greek -phyllos, from phyllon leaf — more at blade

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“-phyllous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-phyllous. Accessed 6 Dec. 2023.

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