Definition of -phytic

: like a plant holophytic

History and Etymology for -phytic

-phyte + -ic entry 1

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“-phytic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-phytic. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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