embryophyte(redirected from Embryophyta)
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Any of numerous primarily land-dwelling plants having a sporophytic embryo that develops within gametophytic tissue, including the bryophytes and the vascular plants. Also called land plant.
em′bry·o·phyt′ic (-fĭt′ĭk) adj.
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any of a subkingdom of plants, Embryophyta, that encompasses most land plants, such as trees, flowers and mosses
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