chylophyllous

[kahy-luh-fil-uh s]

adjective Botany.

having fleshy leaves, as certain desert plants.

Nearby words

  1. chylomicron,
  2. chylomicronemia,
  3. chylopericardium,
  4. chyloperitoneum,
  5. chylophoric,
  6. chylopneumothorax,
  7. chylopoiesis,
  8. chylosis,
  9. chylothorax,
  10. chylous ascites

Origin of chylophyllous


Related formschy·lo·phyl·lous·ly, adverb

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