HyperDic: sporophyl

English > 1 sense of the word sporophyl:
NOUNplantsporophyl, sporophyllleaf in ferns and mosses that bears the sporangia
English > sporophyl: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
Meaningleaf in ferns and mosses that bears the sporangia.
Synonymsporophyll
NarrowermegasporophyllIn non-flowering plants, a sporophyll that bears only megasporangia
microsporophyllIn non-flowering plants, a sporophyll that bears only microsporangia
Broaderleaf, leafage, foliageThe main organ of photosynthesis and transpiration in higher plants
Spanishesporofilo, sporophyll, sporophyl
Catalanesporofil·le, sporophyll, sporophyl

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