chlorophyllous

[ klawr-uh-fil-uh s, klohr- ]
/ ˌklɔr əˈfɪl əs, ˌkloʊr- /
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adjective

of or containing chlorophyll.

Nearby words

  1. chlorophenol,
  2. chlorophenol red,
  3. chlorophenothane,
  4. chlorophyll,
  5. chlorophyllase,
  6. chlorophyte,
  7. chlorophytum,
  8. chloropicrin,
  9. chloroplast,
  10. chloroplatinic

Also chlo·ro·phyl·lose [klawr-uh-fil-ohs, klohr-] /ˌklɔr əˈfɪl oʊs, ˌkloʊr-/.

Origin of chlorophyllous

First recorded in 1870–75; chlorophyll + -ous

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