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Related to Macrophyllous: Microphyllous


a.1.(Bot.) Having long or large leaves.
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Macrophyllous (broad-leafed) species later establish under canopies of mature microphyllous species (Smith and Goodman, 1987).
Similarly there is little disagreement that the sphenopsid leaf is derived from a branch system, with the difference that the number of telomes entering into the composition of such a leaf is smaller than in the case of the macrophyllous leaf.