phyllome

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

phyllo- +‎ -ome

Noun[edit]

phyllome (plural phyllomes)

  1. (botany) A foliar part of a plant; any organ homologous with a leaf, or produced by metamorphosis of a leaf.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for phyllome in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)