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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (botany) the whorl of petals of a flower that collectively form an inner floral envelope or layer of the perianth.

Usage examples (26)
  • We cultivate the flower for its corolla
  • I am very curious where in corolla this was, in front of which sub-division.
  • The flowers are four-parted, the calyx resembling a corolla, which is usually absent.
  • The wood is gradually formed from this; and according to Linneus, the corolla is a continuation of it. for more
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