chlorophyllous
adjective see chlorophyll

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • chlorophyllous — adjective relating to or being or containing chlorophyll • Syn: ↑chlorophyllose • Pertains to noun: ↑chlorophyll, ↑chlorophyll (for: ↑chlorophyllose) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • chlorophyllous — /klawr euh fil euhs, klohr /, adj. of or containing chlorophyll. Also, chlorophyllose /klawr euh fil ohs, klohr /. [1870 75; CHLOROPHYLL + OUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • chlorophyllous — adjective having chlorophyll and, hence, able to engage in photosynthesis …   Wiktionary

  • chlorophyllous — chlo·ro·phyl·lous …   English syllables

  • chlorophyllous — /klɔroʊˈfɪləs/ (say klawroh filuhs) adjective of or containing chlorophyll. Also, chlorophyllose /klɔroʊˈfɪloʊs/ (say klawroh filohs) …   Australian English dictionary

  • Amaryllideae — Amaryllis belladonna, Isles of Scilly, UK. Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • chlorophyllose — adjective relating to or being or containing chlorophyll • Syn: ↑chlorophyllous • Pertains to noun: ↑chlorophyll (for: ↑chlorophyllous), ↑chlorophyll • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • chlo|ro|phyl|lose — «KLR uh FIHL ohs, KLOHR », adjective. = chlorophyllous. (Cf. ↑chlorophyllous) …   Useful english dictionary

  • chlorophyll — noun Etymology: French chlorophylle, from chlor + Greek phyllon leaf more at blade Date: 1819 1. the green photosynthetic pigment found chiefly in the chloroplasts of plants and occurring especially as a blue black ester C55H72MgN4O5 or a dark… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Oclemena — nemoralis (Bog aster) Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

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