Definition of Microphyll

1. Noun. (botany) A leaf having a single unbranched vein, or a structure that is derived from such a leaf. ¹



2. Noun. (botany) A very small leaf ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Microphyll

1. [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Microphyll

microphonic
microphonics
microphoning
microphonoscope
microphonous
microphotograph
microphotographic
microphotographs
microphotography
microphotometer
microphotometers
microphotometry
microphthalmia
microphthalmy
microphyll (current term)
microphyllidious
microphyllous
microphylls
microphysical
microphysically
microphysicist
microphysicists
microphysics
microphytal
microphyte
microphytes
micropia
micropillar
micropillars

Literary usage of Microphyll

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Plant World by Plant World Association, Wild Flower Preservation Society (U.S.) (1918)
"microphyll. 92 X 25 sq. mm. = 2025 sq. mm. 4. Mesophyll, 93 X 25 sq. mm. ... microphyll. The size represented by the limits between irac- rophyll and ..."

2. Torreya by Torrey Botanical Club (1917)
"The contrast between the California and Great Basin "microphyll deserts" (which have very little rain in summer) and the Texas and Arizona "succulent ..."

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