[Plant-education] Re: Phyte words

David R. Hershey via plant-ed%40net.bio.net (by dh321 from excite.com)
Sun Mar 25 19:05:48 EST 2007


Ancophyte means canyon plant. The following website indicates that
anco- comes from the Greek ankos, which means valley, angle, bend or
hollow.

http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/123/?letter=A&spage=8

David R. Hershey





On Mar 25, 4:31 pm, Carmine COLACINO <bryol... from gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello,
> Do you have a greek etymology for anco- in ancophyte?
> Best regards.
>
> Carmine Colacino




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