-phyll


variant of -phyllo as final element of compound words: sporophyll.

Nearby words

  1. -phore,
  2. -phoresis,
  3. -phorous,
  4. -phrenia,
  5. -phyl,
  6. -phyllous,
  7. -phyre,
  8. -phyte,
  9. -plasia,
  10. -plasm

Also -phyl.

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British Dictionary definitions for -phyll

-phyll

-phyl

n combining form

leafchlorophyll

Word Origin for -phyll

from Greek phullon

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