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exstipulate

[eks-stip-yoo-lit, -leyt] /ɛksˈstɪp yʊ lɪt, -ˌleɪt/
adjective, Botany
1.
having no stipules.
Also, estipulate.
Origin
1785-1795
1785-95; ex-1 + stipule + -ate1
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Examples for exstipulate
  • Perennial or biennial herbs with simple, alternate, exstipulate leaves.
British Dictionary definitions for exstipulate

exstipulate

/ɛkˈstɪpjʊlɪt; -ˌleɪt/
adjective
1.
(of a flowering plant) having no stipules
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