phyteral

noun
phyter·​al | \ ˈfītərəl, ˈfit- \
plural -s

Definition of phyteral

: recognizable plant forms and fossils in coal as distinguished from the organic coal substance

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History and Etymology for phyteral

phyt- + -eral (as in mineral)

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

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