schizophyte

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

schizo- (split, cleft) +‎ -phyte (plant)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈskɪtsəʊˌfaɪt/

Noun[edit]

schizophyte (plural schizophytes)

  1. (dated) Any of the class of primitive plants that reproduce solely by fission.