stalkless
adjective see stalk I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Stalkless — Stalk less, a. Having no stalk. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stalkless — /stawk lis/, adj. 1. having no stalk. 2. Bot. sessile. [1690 1700; STALK1 + LESS] * * * …   Universalium

  • stalkless — stalk·less || stɔːklɪs adj. lacking a stalk, stemless …   English contemporary dictionary

  • stalkless — stalk·less …   English syllables

  • stalkless — adjective attached directly by the base; not having an intervening stalk sessile flowers the shell of a sessile barnacle is attached directly to a substrate • Syn: ↑sessile • Ant: ↑pedunculate (for: ↑sessile) …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Trillium sessile — Taxobox name = Toadshade image width = 240px image caption = Trillium sessile status = G4 status system = TNC status ref = Cite web publisher =NatureServe title = Trillium sessile work = NatureServe Explorer url =… …   Wikipedia

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  • agrimony — /ag reuh moh nee/, n., pl. agrimonies. 1. any plant belonging to the genus Agrimonia, of the rose family, esp. the perennial A. eupatoria, having pinnate leaves and small, yellow flowers. 2. any of certain other plants, as hemp agrimony or bur… …   Universalium

  • cuphea — /kyooh fee euh/, n. any of various New World plants belonging to the genus Cuphea, of the loosestrife family, having tubular, usually reddish or purple flowers. [ < NL (1756), irreg. < Gk kyph(os) hump (from the protuberance at the base of the… …   Universalium

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