/ (ˈsaɪəˌfaɪt) /
rare any plant that grows best in the shade
THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ IS HARDLY A DODDLE!
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Question 1 of 7
What does “Promethean” mean?
Derived forms of sciophytesciophytic (ˌsaɪəˈfɪtɪk), adjective
Word Origin for sciophyte
C20: via Latin from Greek skia shade + -phyte
Words nearby sciophyte
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