petallike
adjective see petal

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  • petallike — adjective resembling a petal • Syn: ↑petal like • Similar to: ↑leafy * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ adjective : resembling a petal …   Useful english dictionary

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  • petal — noun Etymology: New Latin petalum, from Greek petalon; akin to Greek petannynai to spread out more at fathom Date: circa 1726 one of the modified often brightly colored leaves of the corolla of a flower see flower illustration • petaled or… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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