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stenopetalous

[sten-oh-pet-l-uh s] /ˌstɛn oʊˈpɛt l əs/
adjective, Botany
1.
having narrow petals.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; steno- + petalous
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stenopetalous

/ˌstɛnəʊˈpɛtələs/
adjective
1.
(of flowers) having narrow petals
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