mesophyte

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noun me·so·phyte \ˈme-zə-ˌfīt, ˈmē-, -sə-\

Definition of mesophyte

  1. :  a plant that grows under medium conditions of moisture

mesophytic

play \ˌme-zə-ˈfi-tik, ˌmē-, -sə-\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of mesophyte

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1896


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