thallogen

noun
thal·​lo·​gen | \ ˈthaləjə̇n \
plural -s

Definition of thallogen

: a plant in which growth is not restricted to an apical growing point : thallophyte — compare acrogen

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Other Words from thallogen

thallogenic \ ¦thalə¦jenik \ or thallogenous \ thəˈläjənəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for thallogen

thall- + -gen

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“Thallogen.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thallogen. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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