cryptophyte

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Etymology[edit]

crypto- ("hidden") + -phyte

Noun[edit]

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cryptophyte (plural cryptophytes)

  1. (biology) Any plant whose buds overwinter either below ground, or under water
  2. (biology) A cryptomonad