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cyanophyte

[sahy-uh-noh-fahyt, sahy-an-uh-]Biology
noun
  1. any member of the phylum Cyanophyta.
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adjective
  1. belonging or pertaining to the Cyanophyta.
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Origin of cyanophyte

see origin at Cyanophyta, -phyte
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British Dictionary definitions for cyanophyte

cyanophyte

noun
  1. a former name for a cyanobacteriumSee cyanobacteria
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