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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having a corolla composed of partially or wholly fused petals forming a corolla shaped like a tube or funnel.

Usage examples (19)
  • Well-defined polypetalous and gamopetalous genera sometimes occur in the same order, and even
  • Dicotyledons the gamopetalous forms are admitted to be the highest development and a dominant one of our epoch.
  • Another feature of interest is the rarity with which axillary prolification is found in irregular gamopetalous blooms.
  • The following list contains the names of the genera in which this separation of the petals of an ordinarily gamopetalous flower takes place most frequently. for more
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