-phyllous

-phyllous

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Having a specified kind or number of leaves or leaflike parts: diphyllous.

[From New Latin -phyllus, from Greek -phullos, from phullon, leaf; see bhel- in Indo-European roots.]

-phyllous

adj combining form
(Botany) having leaves of a specified number or type: monophyllous.
[from Greek -phullos of a leaf]

-phyllous

a combining form meaning “having leaves” of the kind or number specified by the initial element: diphyllous; heterophyllous.
[< Greek -phyllos, derivative of phýllon leaf; see -ous]