having the form or appearance of a petal.

1720–30; petal + -oid

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petaloid (ˈpɛtəˌlɔɪd)
biology resembling a petal, esp in shape: the petaloid pattern on a sea urchin

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Example sentences
The flowers originate from the leaf axils, are solitary, and have four bluish to purplish petaloid sepals.
The five to seven pastel-colored petaloid sepals cover the flower parts.
Anthers are present as petaloid structures and produce no pollen.
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