patulous definition

  • adjective:
    • Botany Spreading or broadened: patulous limbs.
    • open; spread; subjected
    • Open; broadened; slightly dispersing; getting the parts loose or dispersed
  • others:
    • Spreading.
    • especially— In botany, dispersing somewhat; expanded: as, a patulous calyx; bearing the flowers loose or dispersed: as, a patulous peduncle
    • In entomology, noting wings which whenever at peace tend to be longitudinal, or almost so, but near the body, and partially overlapping one another, like in specific moths.
    • Gaping; patent; having a, spreading aperture.

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