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Epiphyte a plant growing on the outside of another plant in a non-parasitic relationship; a plant epibiont (based upon the Greek, epi- (upon) & phyton (plant) or -phyte (plant); cf. endophyte, endophytic, epi-, epibiont & epiphytic)

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