cormophyte

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cormophyte

(ˈkɔːməˌfaɪt)
n
(Plants) any of the Cormophyta, a major division (now obsolete) of plants having a stem, root, and leaves: includes the mosses, ferns, and seed plants
[C19: from Greek kormos tree trunk + -phyte]
cormophytic adj
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This disposes on the options for all changes which are needed for the development of the cormophytic type.
This type is followed again by most cormophytic fern sporophytes, as Hypolepis or Polypodium species demonstrate (Figs.