phytonic

phyton

[fahy-ton]
noun Botany.
the smallest part of a stem, root, or leaf, that, when removed from a plant, may grow into a new plant.

Origin:
1840–50; < Neo-Latin < Greek phŷton a plant

phytonic, adjective
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phyton (ˈfaɪtɒn)
 
n
a unit of plant structure, usually considered as the smallest part of the plant that is capable of growth when detached from the parent plant
 
[C20: from Greek. See -phyte]

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