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variant of phyllo- before a vowel: phyllite.
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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
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variant of -phyllo as final element of compound words: sporophyll.
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How to use phyll- in a sentence
You know, Phyll, she said with a laugh, you arent at all soft to land on.The Adventure Girls at K Bar O|Clair Blank
British Dictionary definitions for phyll-
n combining form
Word Origin for -phyll
from Greek phullon
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