- The definition of chlorophyll is a green color found in plant cells.
An example of chlorophyll is what makes the leaf on a tree green.
chlorophyll definition by Webster's New World
Origin: French chlorophylle: see chloro- and amp; -phyll
chlorophyll definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- chloˌro·phylˈlous adjective
chlorophyll - Cultural Definition
The complex chemical that gives a plant its green color and plays an important role in the conversion of sunlight into energy for the plant. (See photosynthesis.)
chlorophyll - Medical Definition
chlorophyll - Science Definition