tepal

noun
\ˈtēpəl, ˈtep-\
plural -s

Definition of tepal 

: any of the modified leaves making up a perianth

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History and Etymology for tepal

French tépale, alteration (influenced by sépale sepal, from New Latin sepalum) of pétale petal, from New Latin petalum

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