- a leaf of a plant.
- a structure corresponding to a plant leaf.
Origin of phyllome
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Phyllome, foliar parts, those answering to leaves in their nature.The Elements of Botany
- a leaf or a leaflike organ
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- A leaf or a plant part that evolved from a leaf.
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