- /ˈmaɪkroʊfɪl/ (say 'muykrohfil)
1. of or relating to a leaf which has a solitary unbranched vein, as the leaf of a horsetail; considered an evolutionary relic.
a. of or relating to a leaf which is between 2.5 cm and 7.5 cm in length.
b. of or relating to a type of rainforest vegetation with leaves of this length.
Compare macrophyll, mesophyll, nanophyll, notophyll.
Australian English dictionary. 2014.
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