spermophyte

[ spur-muh-fahyt ]
/ ˈspɜr məˌfaɪt /

noun Botany.

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Origin of spermophyte

1890–95; < New Latin Spermophyta; see spermo-, -phyte

OTHER WORDS FROM spermophyte

sper·mo·phyt·ic [spur-muh-fit-ik] /ˌspɜr məˈfɪt ɪk/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for spermophyte

spermophyte
/ (ˈspɜːməʊˌfaɪt) /

noun

a variant spelling of spermatophyte
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