phytoglyphic etymology

English word phytoglyphic comes from English -ic, English glyph, English phyto- (Pertaining to or derived from plants.)

Detailed word origin of phytoglyphic

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ic English (eng) (chemistry) Used to denote certain chemical compounds in which a specified chemical element has a higher oxidation number than in the equivalent compound whose name ends in the suffix -ous. For example sulphuric acid (H₂SO₄) has more oxygen atoms per molecule than sulphurous acid (H₂SO₃).. Used to form adjectives from nouns with the meaning “of or pertaining to”.
glyph English (eng) (architecture) A vertical groove.. (typography, computing) A visual representation of a letter, character, or symbol, in a specific font and style.. A figure carved in relief or incised, especially representing a sound, word, or idea.. Any non-verbal symbol that imparts information.. One of various figures used in Mayan writing.
phyto- English (eng) Pertaining to or derived from plants.
phytoglyphic English (eng) Of or pertaining to phytoglyphy.

Words with the same origin as phytoglyphic

Descendants of -ic
age alcoholic atomic basic criticism electronic engineering heroic idiotic magnetic math mathematics period physics psychiatric realistic romantic science stem tech technology teen teenage tonic topic
Descendants of phyto-
epiflora phytobacterial phytobiological phytocoenological phytoforensics phytogeography phytol phytological phytomedicine phytomining phytomolecule phytophage phytophagic phytophagous phytophilous phytoprostane phytosaur phytotechnology phytotherapy