Definition of phyllodium in English:

phyllodium

noun

Botany
  • Phyllode.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Penny Cyclopaedia. From post-classical Latin phyllodium from Hellenistic Greek ϕυλλώδης leaf-like, having petalled flowers (from ancient Greek ϕύλλον leaf + -ώδης) + post-classical Latin -ium.

Pronunciation

phyllodium

/fɪˈləʊdɪəm/