phyllotactic
adjective Date: 1857 of or relating to phyllotaxis

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Phyllotactic — Phyl lo*tac tic, a. (Bot.) Of or pertaining to phyllotaxy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • phyllotactic — See phyllotaxy. * * * …   Universalium

  • phyllotactic — adjective Of or pertaining to phyllotaxy …   Wiktionary

  • phyllotactic — phyl·lo·tac·tic …   English syllables

  • phyllotactic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • phyllotactic arrangement — noun phyllotaxis …   Wiktionary

  • phyllotaxy — phyllotactic /fil euh tak tik/, phyllotactical, phyllotaxic, adj. /fil euh tak see/, n., pl. phyllotaxies. Bot. 1. the arrangement of leaves on a stem or axis. 2. the study of such arrangement. [1855 60; PHYLLOTAX(IS) + Y3] * * * …   Universalium

  • Phyllotaxie — Ananas (Ananas nanus) Pin cembro (Pinus cem …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Phyllotaxis — Crisscrossing spirals found in nature In botany, phyllotaxis or phyllotaxy is the arrangement of leaves on a plant stem (from Ancient Greek phýllon leaf and táxis arrangement ).[1] …   Wikipedia

  • phyllotactical — See phyllotactic. * * * …   Universalium

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