phylloid definition

  • adjective:
    • Resembling a leaf; leaflike.
    • Resembling a leaf.
    • Resembling a leaf.
  • others:
    • Leaf-like; foliaceous. Additionally phylloideous.
  • noun:
    • In algæ plus some Characeæ and Bryophyta, an appendage of this thallus, morphologically analogous into the leaf of higher flowers, but less differentiated. Compare rhizoid.

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