petalous
adjective Date: 1686 1. having petals 2. having (such or so many) petals — used in combination <
polypetalous
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  • Petalous — Pet al*ous, a. Having petals; petaled; opposed to {apetalous}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • petalous — [pet′ l əs] adj. with petals …   English World dictionary

  • petalous — /pet l euhs/, adj. having petals. [1720 30; PETAL + OUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • petalous — adjective Having petals. Ant: petalless …   Wiktionary

  • petalous — adj. having petals, having leaf like parts of the corolla (about flowers) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • -petalous — pet·al·ous …   English syllables

  • petalous — pet·al·ous …   English syllables

  • petalous — pet•al•ous [[t]ˈpɛt l əs[/t]] adj. bot having petals • Etymology: 1720–30 …   From formal English to slang

  • petalous — /ˈpɛtələs/ (say petuhluhs) adjective having petals …   Australian English dictionary

  • petalous — adjective (of flowers) having petals • Syn: ↑petaled, ↑petalled • Ant: ↑apetalous • Similar to: ↑four petaled, ↑four petalled, ↑five petaled …   Useful english dictionary

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