verticillate

adjective
ver·​ti·​cil·​late | \ ˌvər-tə-ˈsi-lət How to pronounce verticillate (audio) \

Definition of verticillate

: arranged in whorls

First Known Use of verticillate

circa 1793, in the meaning defined above

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“Verticillate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/verticillate. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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