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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Outer sets of floral leaves.

Usage examples (32)
  • Each commences within the sinus of the corresponding kidney as a number of short cup-shaped tubes, termed calyces, which encircle the renal papill√¶.
  • To brew, the general rule is to use one calyces per person.
  • The calyces become charged with oil glands, and yield a greater abundance of volatile oil.
  • The ivory calyces are falling gently to the earth as the leaves emerge from the branch tips. for more
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