a combining form meaning “having leaves” of the kind or number specified by the initial element: diphyllous; monophyllous.

< Greek -phyllos, derivative of phýllon leaf Unabridged
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adj combining form
having leaves of a specified number or type: monophyllous
[from Greek -phullos of a leaf]

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