Petiolary
Petiolar Pet"i*o*lar, Petiolary Pet"i*o*la*ry, a. [Cf. F. p['e]tiolarie.] (Bot.) Of or pertaining to petiole, or proceeding from it; as, a petiolar tendril; growing or supported upon a petiole; as, a petiolar gland; a petiolar bud. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • petiolary — adj. pertaining to a petiole, pertaining to a leafstalk …   English contemporary dictionary

  • petiolary — pet·i·o·lary …   English syllables

  • petiolary — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ əˌlerē adjective Etymology: petiole + ary : petiolar …   Useful english dictionary

  • Petiolar — Pet i*o*lar, Petiolary Pet i*o*la*ry, a. [Cf. F. p[ e]tiolarie.] (Bot.) Of or pertaining to petiole, or proceeding from it; as, a petiolar tendril; growing or supported upon a petiole; as, a petiolar gland; a petiolar bud. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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