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sepaloid

[see-puh-loid, sep-uh-] /ˈsi pəˌlɔɪd, ˈsɛp ə-/
adjective
1.
resembling a sepal.
Also, sepaline
[sep-uh-lahyn, -lin, see-puh-] /ˈsɛp əˌlaɪn, -lɪn, ˈsi pə-/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of sepaloid
1820-1830
From the New Latin word sepaloideus, dating back to 1820-30. See sepal, -oid
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British Dictionary definitions for sepaloid

sepaloid

/ˈsiːpəˌlɔɪd/
adjective
1.
(esp of petals) resembling a sepal in structure and function
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