obvolute definition

  • adjective:
    • overlapping; contorted; convoluted
    • Having two other leaves, each with one edge overlapping the closest side of others.
    • Having a circle of a number of leaves or petals which overlap in that manner.
    • Overlapping; contorted; convolute; -- applied primarily, in botany, to two opposing leaves, each of which has one advantage overlapping the closest edge of the other, and secondarily to a circle of a few leaves or petals which thus overlap.
  • others:
    • Rolled or turned-in.

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