Tripetalous
Tripetalous \Tri*pet"al*ous\, a. [Pref. tri- + petalous: cf. F. trip['e]tale.] (Bot.) Having three petals, or flower leaves; three-petaled. [1913 Webster]

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  • tripetalous — /truy pet l euhs/, adj. Bot. having three petals. [1680 90; TRI + PETALOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • tripetalous — a. Three petaled …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • tripetalous — tri·petalous …   English syllables

  • tripetalous — /traɪˈpɛtələs/ (say truy petuhluhs) adjective Botany having three petals …   Australian English dictionary

  • tripetalous — “+ adjective Etymology: tri + petalous : having three petals …   Useful english dictionary

  • Trisection — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Division into three parts. < N PARAG:Trisection >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 trisection trisection tripartition trichotomy Sgm: N 1 third third third part PARAG:Trisection >V GRP: V 1 Sgm: V 1 trisect trisect …   English dictionary for students

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