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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Part of the perianth that is usually brightly colored.

Usage examples (35)
  • Also I have accepted the term petal -- but never the word lip -- as applied to flowers.
  • The first petal is aligned with Mecca, to the Southwest of the project site.
  • He took a silk rose with the American flag screen printed on each petal from a wreath on the grave.
  • The centre of the outer line of each petal is drawn out at the edge like the tails on the under wings of the Luna moth. for more
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