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  1. cladode, cladophyll, phylloclad, phyllocladenoun

    a flattened stem resembling and functioning as a leaf


  1. phylloclad

    A phylloclad is a type of modified stem found in some plants that has taken on the form and function of a leaf. These structures are typically flat, segmented, can have a variety of shapes, and are usually green for photosynthesis. The actual leaves of plants with phylloclades are usually very small or absent altogether. Phylloclades are commonly found in cacti, some conifers, and various other plant species.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of phylloclad in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of phylloclad in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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