Definitions for cladodeˈklæd oʊd

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word cladode

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cladode, cladophyll, phylloclad, phylloclade(noun)

    a flattened stem resembling and functioning as a leaf


  1. cladode(Noun)

    A flattened organ arising from the stem of a plant. These often replace the leaves in photosynthetic function, as leaves in such plants (for example asparagus, butchers broom) are typically reduced to scales. May also refer to the generally flattened shoot such as the cactus shown.

Images & Illustrations of cladode

Translations for cladode

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for cladode »


Find a translation for the cladode definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these cladode definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"cladode." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 27 Nov. 2015. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for cladode? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for cladode:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.