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petalous

[pet-l-uh s] /ˈpɛt l əs/
adjective
1.
having petals.
Origin of petalous
1720-1730
1720-30; petal + -ous
Related forms
interpetalous, adjective
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  • But the floral kingdom was not responsible for that swirl of petalous whiteness.

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