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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International Scientific Vocabulary intra- + petiolar

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