amorphophyte

noun
amor·​pho·​phyte
plural -s

Definition of amorphophyte

: a plant producing irregular or anomalous flowers

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First Known Use of amorphophyte

1881, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for amorphophyte

International Scientific Vocabulary amorph- + -phyte

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The first known use of amorphophyte was in 1881

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“Amorphophyte.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/amorphophyte. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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