stip·​u·​lar ˈsti-pyə-lər How to pronounce stipular (audio)
: of, resembling, or having stipules
stipular glands

Word History

First Known Use

1793, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of stipular was in 1793

Dictionary Entries Near stipular

Cite this Entry

“Stipular.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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