Another previous incident had caused calyx's mouth to bleed, calyx said, although Julie said she never saw any blood.
In October, Parker posted a photo of calyx with her cross-country teammates.
calyx flat, deeply 5-cleft, with as many bractlets at the sinuses, thus appearing 10-cleft.
The pieces of which the calyx is composed are called sepals.
The calyx is deeply divided, and the limbs of the corolla are spreading.
Sometimes the calyx is covered with down, as in geranium, primrose, etc.
calyx narrowly ovoid or oblong, 5-toothed, obscurely nerved, naked.
Finish off with calyx and seed cup, as in previous instruction.
calyx of same color as corolla, inferior, very small, 4-lobuled.
The calyx is cut from lemon wax, shaded green and also brown.
1680s, from Latin calyx, from Greek kalyx "seed pod, husk, outer covering" (of a fruit, flower bud, etc.), from root of kalyptein "to cover, conceal" (see cell). The proper plural is calyces. Some sources connect the word rather with Greek kylix "drinking cup."
calyx ca·lyx (kā'lĭks, kāl'ĭks)
Variant of calix.
The sepals of a flower considered as a group. The calyx is the outermost whorl of a flower. See more at sepal.