urceolate

adjective
ur·​ce·​o·​late | \ ˌər-ˈsē-ə-lət How to pronounce urceolate (audio) , ˈər-sē-ə-ˌlāt How to pronounce urceolate (audio) \

Definition of urceolate

: shaped like an urn urceolate corollas

First Known Use of urceolate

1760, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for urceolate

New Latin urceolatus, from Latin urceolus, diminutive of urceus pitcher

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“Urceolate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/urceolate. Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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