Periclinium
Periclinium Per`i*clin"i*um, n.; pl. {Periclinia}. [NL., fr. Gr. ? around + ? a bed.] (Bot.) The involucre which surrounds the common receptacle in composite flowers. [1913 Webster]

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  • periclinium — peri·clin·i·um …   English syllables

  • periclinium — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Periclinia — Periclinium Per i*clin i*um, n.; pl. {Periclinia}. [NL., fr. Gr. ? around + ? a bed.] (Bot.) The involucre which surrounds the common receptacle in composite flowers. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Periclidĭum — Periclidĭum, die Basis der Äste, od. Blumenstiele, umfassende Ausschweifung an der Basis der Blätter. Periclinĭum (Calathidium, Involucrum, Hüll od. Hauptkelch), der allgemeine Kelch des Scheibenkopfes u. Häuschens …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Hüllkelch — (Periclinium s. Anthodium), so v.w. Hülle, s.d. 3) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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