phyllodineous

adjective
phyl·​lo·​din·​e·​ous | \ ¦filə¦dinēəs \
variants: or phyllodinous \ fə̇ˈlädᵊnəs \

Definition of phyllodineous

: relating to or having phyllodes

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History and Etymology for phyllodineous

phyllodineous probably from (assumed) New Latin phyllodineus, irregular from New Latin phyllodium phyllode + Latin -eus -eous; phyllodinous alteration of phyllodineous

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“Phyllodineous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/phyllodineous. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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