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diphyllous

[dahy-fil-uh s]
adjective Botany.
  1. having two leaves.
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Origin of diphyllous

From the New Latin word diphyllus, dating back to 1780–90. See di-1, -phyllous
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British Dictionary definitions for diphyllous

diphyllous

adjective
  1. (of certain plants) having two leaves
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