The pedicel raising the pistil or ovary over the stamens, like in the passion-flower.
the branches bearing the female gonophores, in certain Siphonophora.
In botany, an elongation or internode of the receptacle of a flower, bearing the gynœcium, as the stipe of a pod in some Cruciferæ and Capparidaceæ.
In Hydrozoa, the part of a gonoblastidium which bears feminine gonophores, or those reproductive receptacles or generative buds that incorporate ova just, as distinguished from male gonophores or androphores. See cut under gonoblastidium.
the stalk of a pistil that increases it above the receptacle