xeromorph

noun
xe·​ro·​morph | \ ˈzirəˌmȯrf \

Definition of xeromorph

: a plant with typical xerophytic morphology especially : xerophyte

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Other Words from xeromorph

xeromorphism \ -​rˌbizəm \ noun
xeromorphy \ -​rfē \ noun, plural -es

History and Etymology for xeromorph

International Scientific Vocabulary xer- + -morph

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“Xeromorph.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/xeromorph. Accessed 12 May. 2021.

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