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petaline

[pet-l-in, -ahyn] /ˈpɛt l ɪn, -ˌaɪn/
adjective
1.
pertaining to or resembling a petal.
Origin
1785-1795
1785-95; < Neo-Latin petalinus. See petal, -ine1
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