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 for Cladophyll
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Cladophyll \Clad"o*phyll\, n. [Gr. ? a sprout + ? a leaf.]
     (Bot.)
     A special branch, resembling a leaf, as in the apparent
     foliage of the broom ({Ruscus) and of the common cultivated
     smilax ({Myrsiphillum).
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  cladophyll
      n 1: a flattened stem resembling and functioning as a leaf [syn:
           cladode, cladophyll, phylloclad, phylloclade]

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