saprophyte

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Saprophyte \Sap"ro*phyte\, noun [Gr. sapro's rotten + fyto'n a plant.] (Bot.) Any plant growing on decayed animal or vegetable matter, as most fungi and some flowering plants with no green color, as the Indian pipe.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

saprophyte

noun

1: an organism that feeds on dead organic matter especially a fungus or bacterium [syn: {saprophyte}, {saprophytic organism}]

1. Caduceus  2. Golden Key  3. Scales of Justice (Or maybe, 1. HEALTH 2. SECURITY 3. JUSTICE?)

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