/ (ˈkɔːməˌfaɪt) /
any of the Cormophyta, a major division (now obsolete) of plants having a stem, root, and leaves: includes the mosses, ferns, and seed plants
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Derived forms of cormophytecormophytic (ˌkɔːməˈfɪtɪk), adjective
Word Origin for cormophyte
C19: from Greek kormos tree trunk + -phyte
Words nearby cormophyte
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