thallophytic
adjective see thallophyte

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  • Thallophytic — Thallophyte Thal lo*phyte, n. [Gr. ? young shoot + phyte.] 1. (Bot.) A plant belonging to the Thallophyta. {Thal lo*phyt ic}, a. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. (Bot.) Same as {Thallogen}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • thallophytic — See thallophyte. * * * …   Universalium

  • thallophytic — adj. (Botany) pertaining to thallophytes (group of plants) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • thallophytic — thal·lo·phyt·ic …   English syllables

  • thallophytic — adjective pertaining to or characteristic of thallophytes • Pertains to noun: ↑thallophyte • Derivationally related forms: ↑thallophyte * * * adjective see thallophyte * * * thallophyˈtic adjective • • • …   Useful english dictionary

  • thallophyte — thallophytic /thal euh fit ik/, adj. /thal euh fuyt /, n. any of the Thallophyta, a plant division in some older classification schemes, comprising algae, fungi, and lichens. [1850 55; < NL Thallophyta group name. See THALLUS, O , PHYTE] * * * …   Universalium

  • Ascomycetes — Fungi Fun gi (f[u^]n j[imac]), n. pl.; sing. {fungus}. (Biol.) A group of thallophytic plant like organisms of low organization, destitute of chlorophyll, in which reproduction is mainly accomplished by means of asexual spores, which are produced …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Basidiomycetes — Fungi Fun gi (f[u^]n j[imac]), n. pl.; sing. {fungus}. (Biol.) A group of thallophytic plant like organisms of low organization, destitute of chlorophyll, in which reproduction is mainly accomplished by means of asexual spores, which are produced …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fungi — Fun gi (f[u^]n j[imac]), n. pl.; sing. {fungus}. (Biol.) A group of thallophytic plant like organisms of low organization, destitute of chlorophyll, in which reproduction is mainly accomplished by means of asexual spores, which are produced in a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fungus — Fungi Fun gi (f[u^]n j[imac]), n. pl.; sing. {fungus}. (Biol.) A group of thallophytic plant like organisms of low organization, destitute of chlorophyll, in which reproduction is mainly accomplished by means of asexual spores, which are produced …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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