sclerophyll

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adjective

scle·​ro·​phyll
variants or sclerophyllous
¦⸗⸗¦filəs
1
: of, relating to, or exhibiting sclerophylly
sclerophyll plants
sclerophyll characteristics
2
: made up of sclerophyll plants
a sclerophyll scrub

sclerophyll

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noun

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plural -s
: a sclerophyll plant

Word History

Etymology

Adjective

International Scientific Vocabulary scler- + -phyll or -phyllous

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“Sclerophyll.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sclerophyll. Accessed 2 Dec. 2022.

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