adjective see psilophyte

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • psilophytic — psi·lo·phyt·ic …   English syllables

  • psilophytic — ˌsīləˈfīd.ik adjective Etymology: psilophyte + ic (I) : of, relating to, or being plants of the order Psilophytales …   Useful english dictionary

  • psilophyte — noun Etymology: New Latin Psilophyton, genus of plants, from Greek psilos bare, mere (probably akin to Greek psēn to rub) + phyton plant more at phyt Date: circa 1911 any of a division (Psilophyta) of simple dichotomously branched plants that… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • psi|lo|phyt|ic — «SY luh FIHT ihk», adjective. of or having to do with the psilophytes: »psilophytic flora of the Devonian period …   Useful english dictionary

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