phyto-

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phyto-

or phyt-
pref.
Plant: phytohormone.

[New Latin, from Greek phuto-, from phuton, plant; see -phyte.]

phyto-

or before a vowel

phyt-

combining form
(Botany) indicating a plant or vegetation: phytogenesis.
[from Greek phuton plant, from phuein to make grow]

phyto-

a combining form meaning “plant”: phytogenesis.
[< Greek phyt(ón) a plant + -o-]