phanerogam

noun phan·er·o·gam \ ˈfa-nə-rə-ˌgam , fə-ˈner-ə- \

Definition of phanerogam

: a seed plant or flowering plant : spermatophyte

Origin and Etymology of phanerogam

French phanérogame, ultimately from Greek phaneros visible (from phainein) + gamos marriage


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