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extrafloral

[ek-struh-flawr-uh l, -flohr-] /ˌɛk strəˈflɔr əl, -ˈfloʊr-/
adjective, Botany
1.
situated outside the flower, as a nectary.
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  • Pitcher plants function as pitfall traps for insects attracted to extrafloral nectar.
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extrafloral

/ˌɛkstrəˈflɒrəl/
adjective
1.
produced or occurring outside a flower: extrafloral nectar, extrafloral nectary
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