Spermatophyta

plural noun Sper·ma·toph·y·ta \ ˌspərməˈtäfətə \

Definition of Spermatophyta

in some classifications
:a division of higher plants that is coordinate with Bryophyta and Pteridophyta and coextensive with the classes Gymnospermae and Angiospermae

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Origin and Etymology of spermatophyta

New Latin, from spermat- + -phyta


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