apet·​al·​ous (ˌ)ā-ˈpe-tə-ləs How to pronounce apetalous (audio)
: having no petals

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1706, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of apetalous was circa 1706

Dictionary Entries Near apetalous

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“Apetalous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/apetalous. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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