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1. phylum

noun. ['ˈfaɪləm'] (linguistics) a large group of languages that are historically related.

Antonyms

  • inelegance

Etymology

  • phylum (Latin)
  • φῦλον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Words that Rhyme with Phylum

  • asylum

How do you pronounce phylum?

Pronounce phylum as ˈfaɪləm.

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1. Noun, singular or mass
Ferns and flowering plants also fall under this phylum.

2. phylum

noun. ['ˈfaɪləm'] (biology) the major taxonomic group of animals and plants; contains classes.

Synonyms

  • Tunicata
  • subphylum Urochorda
  • Chordata
  • Phoronida
  • subphylum Cephalochordata
  • division
  • Urochorda
  • phylum Chaetognatha
  • subphylum Vertebrata
  • phylum Rotifera
  • Craniata
  • phylum Nemertina
  • subphylum Tunicata
  • Cryptophyta
  • Entoprocta
  • Nemertina
  • Endoprocta
  • polyzoa
  • phylum Ctenophora
  • Annelida
  • Coelenterata
  • phylum Sipuncula
  • Chaetognatha
  • subphylum Craniata
  • phylum Bryozoa
  • Brachiopoda
  • kingdom
  • phylum Pyrrophyta
  • phylum Platyhelminthes
  • Cnidaria
  • phylum Mollusca
  • Sipuncula
  • class
  • subphylum Urochordata
  • taxonomic category
  • Cycliophora
  • taxonomic group
  • Nemertea
  • phylum Protozoa
  • Porifera
  • phylum Arthropoda
  • taxon
  • phylum Entoprocta
  • Cephalochordata
  • phylum Phoronida
  • phylum Pogonophora
  • Pentastomida
  • phylum Brachiopoda
  • Ctenophora
  • phylum Nematoda
  • Protozoa
  • subphylum Pentastomida
  • phylum Cycliophora
  • Vertebrata
  • Rotifera
  • phylum Cryptophyta
  • phylum Nemertea
  • Mollusca
  • Pogonophora
  • phylum Echinodermata
  • Nematoda
  • Bryozoa
  • Platyhelminthes
  • Echinodermata
  • phylum Chordata
  • phylum Annelida
  • phylum Cnidaria
  • Aschelminthes
  • Ectoprocta
  • Arthropoda
  • phylum Coelenterata
  • phylum Acanthocephala
  • phylum Ectoprocta
  • Urochordata
  • Phoronidea
  • subphylum
  • phylum Aschelminthes
  • phylum Porifera
  • Acanthocephala

Antonyms

  • Phanerogamae
  • middle
  • end
  • misconception

Etymology

  • phylum (Latin)
  • φῦλον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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