achlorophyllous

adjective
achlo·​ro·​phyl·​lous | \ (ˈ)ā-¦klȯōr-ə-¦fi-ləs \

Definition of achlorophyllous

: having no chlorophyll a parasitic achlorophyllous plant

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First Known Use of achlorophyllous

1883, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for achlorophyllous

a- entry 2 + chlorophyllous

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“Achlorophyllous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/achlorophyllous. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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