Phyllodia
Phyllodium Phyl*lo"di*um, n.; pl. {Phyllodia}. [NL., fr. Gr. ? leaflike; ? leaf + e'i^dos form.] (Bot.) A petiole dilated into the form of a blade, and usually with vertical edges, as in the Australian acacias. [1913 Webster]

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