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plantlet

[ plant-lit, plahnt- ]
/ ˈplænt lɪt, ˈplɑnt- /
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noun
a little plant, as one produced on the leaf margins of a kalanchoe or the aerial stems of a spider plant.
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Origin of plantlet

First recorded in 1810–20; plant + -let
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