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noun. ['ˈklɔrəfɪl'] any of a group of green pigments found in photosynthetic organisms; there are four naturally occurring forms.
- chlorophyll b
- chlorophyll c
- chlorophyll d
- -phyll (English)
- φύλλον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
- chloro- (English)
- χλωρός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
Rhymes with Chlorophyll
How do you pronounce chlorophyll?
Pronounce chlorophyll as ˈklɔrəfɪl.
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Sentences with chlorophyll
1. Noun, singular or mass
They use a different form of chlorophyll than green or red algae to photosynthesize.
While chlorophyll absorbs much of the sun's light, it also reflects some light back into the environment.