petiolar
adjective Date: 1760 of, relating to, or proceeding from a petiole

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  • 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

  • peţiolar — peţiolár adj. m. (sil. ţi o ), pl. peţiolári; f. sg. peţioláră, pl. peţioláre Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic …   Dicționar Român

  • petiolar — [pet′ē ō΄lər] adj. of or attached to the petiole …   English World dictionary

  • petiolar — ˈped.ēˌōlə(r), ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective Etymology: New Latin petiolaris, from petiolus petiole + Latin aris ar : of, relating to, or proceeding from a petiole : growing or supported upon a petiole a petiolar tendril a petiolar gland …   Useful english dictionary

  • petiolar — /pet ee euh leuhr, pet ee oh leuhr/, adj. Bot. of, pertaining to, or growing from a petiole. [1750 60; PETIOLE + AR1] * * * …   Universalium

  • petiolar — petɪ əʊlÉ™(r) adj. pertaining to a petiole, pertaining to a leafstalk …   English contemporary dictionary

  • petiolar — pet·i·o·lar …   English syllables

  • petiolar — pet•i•o•lar [[t]ˈpɛt i ə lər, ˌpɛt iˈoʊ lər[/t]] adj. bot of, pertaining to, or growing from a petiole • Etymology: 1750–60 …   From formal English to slang

  • petiolar — /ˈpɛtiələ/ (say peteeuhluh) adjective (in botany) of, relating to, or growing from a petiole …   Australian English dictionary

  • 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

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