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EtymologyEdit

hygro- (moist) +‎ -phyte (plant)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈhaɪɡɹəʊfaɪt/

NounEdit

hygrophyte (plural hygrophytes)

  1. (biology) Any plant that thrives on very wet ground but not submerged.

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