phyllome

phyllome

[fil-ohm]
noun Botany.
1.
a leaf of a plant.
2.
a structure corresponding to a plant leaf.

Origin:
1855–60; < Neo-Latin phyllōma < Greek phýllōma foliage. See phyll-, -oma

phyllomic [fi-lom-ik, -loh-mik] , adjective
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phyllome (ˈfɪləʊm)
 
n
a leaf or a leaflike organ
 
phyllomic
 
adj

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phyllome   (fĭl'ōm')  Pronunciation Key 
A leaf or a plant part that evolved from a leaf.
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