intrapetiolar

adjective in·tra·petiolar \ "+ \

Definition of intrapetiolar

1 : enclosed by the expanded base of the petiole
  • intrapetiolar leaf buds in the plane tree
2 : situated between the petiole and the stem
  • intrapetiolar stipules in plants of the family Rubiaceae

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Origin and Etymology of intrapetiolar

International Scientific Vocabulary intra- + petiolar


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