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involucel

/ɪnˈvɒljʊˌsɛl/
noun (pl) -cels, -cella (-ˈsɛlə)
1.
a ring of bracts at the base of the florets of a compound umbel
Derived Forms
involucellate, involucellated, adjective
Word Origin
C19: from New Latin involūcellum a little cover; see involucre
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