phyll-
or phyllo- combining form Etymology: New Latin, from Greek, from phyllon — more at blade leaf <
phyllome
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • phyll- — phylle, phyllo . éléments, du gr. phullon, feuille . ⇒PHYLL(O) , PHYLLE1, PHYLLUM, (PHYLL , PHYLLO ), élém. formants I. Phyll(o) . Élém. empr. au gr. (o) , tiré de «feuille», entrant dans la constr. de mots sav. appartenant notamment au vocab. d …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • -phyll — ↑ Phyll …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Phyll- — vor Konsonanten Phyllo [griech. phýllon = Blatt, Laub]: Bestimmungswort, als phyll Grundwort in Zus. mit der Bed. »Blatt, blattartig«, z. B. Chlorophyll, Phyllochinon, Pyrophyllit …   Universal-Lexikon

  • phyll... — phyll...,   ...phyll, Wortbildungselement, phyllo …   Universal-Lexikon

  • phyll... — phyll..., Phyll... vgl. ↑phyllo..., Phyllo …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • -phyll — [fil] [ModL < Gr phyllon, a leaf: see BLOOM1] combining form forming nouns leaf [sporophyll] …   English World dictionary

  • phyll — pro·phyll; spo·ro·phyll; xan·tho·phyll; scle·ro·phyll; …   English syllables

  • phyll- — combining form or phyllo Etymology: New Latin phyllo , from Greek phyll , phyllo , from phyllon more at blow 1. : leaf phyllomorphous 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • -phyll — noun combining form Etymology: New Latin phyllum, from Greek phyllon leaf leaf < sporophyll > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • phyll- — var. of phyllo before a vowel: phyllite. * * * …   Universalium

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