Parietales

plural noun
Pa·​ri·​e·​ta·​les | \ pəˌrīəˈtā(ˌ)lēz \

Definition of Parietales

: a large order of dicotyledonous plants with spirocyclic or cyclic flowers that have the ovary syncarpous and usually parietal placentae

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History and Etymology for Parietales

New Latin, from pariet-, paries + -ales

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“Parietales.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Parietales. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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