- variant of phylo- before a vowel: phylic.
- variant of -phyll.
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Examples from the Web for phyl
"I wish you'd put on your watch again, Phyl," Rosamond said.
Phyl, do come away from that window; you've been staring out into the dark ever since dinner.
Oh, Phyl, do look; three automobiles full of every girl and boy you ever knew.
Phyl had inherited something of this restless and daring spirit.
“That was Davy Stevens,” said Phyl, speaking for the first time.