apetalous definition

  • adjective:
    • Having no petals: an apetalous floret.
    • Having no petals.
    • Having no petals, or rose leaves. [See Illust. under anther].
    • (of flowers) having no petals
  • others:
    • In botany, having no petals or corolla; with respect to the ApetalÅ“.
    • In the echinoids or seaurchins, having among the five ambulacral rays almost imperfectly developed.

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