phanerophyte

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Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek φανερός ‎(phanerós, visible) +‎ -phyte ‎(plant)

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phanerophyte ‎(plural phanerophytes)

  1. (biology) Any woody plant that carries its dormant buds openly on branches above the ground.

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