salverform

adjective
sal·​ver·​form | \ ˈsal-vər-ˌfȯrm How to pronounce salverform (audio) \

Definition of salverform

: composed of united petals forming a tube that spreads at the open end the salverform corolla of phlox

First Known Use of salverform

1821, in the meaning defined above

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“Salverform.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/salverform. Accessed 21 November 2019.

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