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phyl-

1.
variant of phylo- before a vowel:
phylic.

-phyl

1.
variant of -phyll.
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  • "I wish you'd put on your watch again, phyl," Rosamond said.

    Phyllis

    Dorothy Whitehill
  • phyl, do come away from that window; you've been staring out into the dark ever since dinner.

    Phyllis

    Dorothy Whitehill
  • Oh, phyl, do look; three automobiles full of every girl and boy you ever knew.

    Phyllis

    Dorothy Whitehill
  • phyl had inherited something of this restless and daring spirit.

    The Ghost Girl H. De Vere Stacpoole
  • “That was Davy Stevens,” said phyl, speaking for the first time.

    The Ghost Girl H. De Vere Stacpoole
  • Hennessey was dumb, and as for phyl, she knew now that she hated this man.

    The Ghost Girl H. De Vere Stacpoole
  • So, you see, phyl ought to be as much at home at Vernons as I am.

    The Ghost Girl H. De Vere Stacpoole
  • phyl, who was helping herself to bacon, looked up at Pinckney.

    The Ghost Girl H. De Vere Stacpoole
  • No,” said phyl, “you can call me anything you like, I suppose.

    The Ghost Girl H. De Vere Stacpoole
  • “Sure, phyl, you can stay as long as you like with us,” said Mr. Hennessey.

    The Ghost Girl H. De Vere Stacpoole

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