aphyllous

adjective
aphyl·​lous | \ (ˈ)ā¦filəs \

Definition of aphyllous

: destitute of foliage leaves

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Other Words from aphyllous

aphylly \ ˈāˌfilē \ noun, plural -es

History and Etymology for aphyllous

Greek aphyllos, from a- a- entry 2 + phyllon leaf

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“Aphyllous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aphyllous. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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