Urcelate

Urcelate

Ur"ce*late\, a. [L. urceolus, dim. of urceus a pitcher or waterpot.] (Nat. Hist.) Shaped like a pitcher or urn; swelling below, and contrasted at the orifice, as a calyx or corolla.
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