variant of phyllo- before a vowel: phyllite. Unabridged


variant of -phyllo as final element of compound words: sporophyll.
Also, -phyl. Unabridged
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-phyll or -phyl
n combining form
leaf: chlorophyll
[from Greek phullon]
-phyl or -phyl
n combining form
[from Greek phullon]

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