from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to chlorophyl, the green coloring-matter of plants.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective biochemistry Of, pertaining to, resembling or derived from chlorophyll
  • adjective biology, of a plant Containing chlorophyll


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  • On some, like the bubble; encased chlorophyllic growths, the danger was not cutting himself so much as it was slipping on the slick glassy curves and breaking his neck.

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  • Transparent babbles no more than three cen'timeters in diameter, which held in their centers individ-ual blobs of chlorophyllic material, covered the ground.

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  • Flat-sided green logs lay strewn across the stumps, fragments from the broom of a chlorophyllic colossus.

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  • Someone needs to bring this chlorophyllic holocaust to an end!

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  • Hence, as CO2 is produced, it will 'react' to produce more oxygen and cellulosic carbon through the well-known chlorophyllic process.

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  • "Some contain symbiotic or par-asitic chlorophyllic forms.

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