Origin of tracheophyte

First recorded in 1935–40, tracheophyte is from the New Latin word Tracheophyta name of the division. See tracheo-, -phyte Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

British Dictionary definitions for tracheophytes


  1. any plant that has a conducting system of xylem and phloem elements; a vascular plant
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tracheophytes in Science


  1. See vascular plant.
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