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hemicryptophyte

/ (ˌhɛmɪˈkrɪptəfaɪt) /
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noun

any perennial plant that bears its overwintering buds at soil level, where they are often partly covered by surface debris

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Word Origin for hemicryptophyte

C20: hemi- + cryptophyte
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