spermophyte


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spermophyte

(ˈspɜːməʊˌfaɪt)
n
(Plants) a variant spelling of spermatophyte

sper•mat•o•phyte

(spɜrˈmæt əˌfaɪt)

also spermophyte



n.
any seed-bearing plant, including any of the gymnosperms or angiosperms, sometimes considered as constituting the division Spermatophyta (or Spermophyta).
[1895–1900; < New Latin Spermotophyta; see spermato-, -phyte]
sper•mat`o•phyt′ic (-ˈfɪt ɪk) adj.