stenophyllous

[ sten-oh-fil-uh s ]
/ ˌstɛn oʊˈfɪl əs /
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adjective Botany.

having narrow leaves.

Nearby words

  1. stenography,
  2. stenohaline,
  3. stenopeic,
  4. stenopetalous,
  5. stenophagous,
  6. stenosal murmur,
  7. stenosed,
  8. stenosis,
  9. stenostomia,
  10. stenothermal

Origin of stenophyllous

First recorded in 1875–80; steno- + -phyllous

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British Dictionary definitions for stenophyllous

stenophyllous

/ (ˌstɛnəʊˈfɪləs) /

adjective

(of plants) having narrow leaves
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