-sepalous


a combining form meaning “having sepals” of the kind or number specified by the initial element: polysepalous.

Nearby words

  1. -sch-,
  2. -scope,
  3. -scopy,
  4. -seater,
  5. -sect,
  6. -sexual,
  7. -shaped,
  8. -sharing,
  9. -ship,
  10. -sided

Origin of -sepalous

see origin at sepal, -ous

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British Dictionary definitions for -sepalous

-sepalous

adj combining form

having sepals of a specified type or numberpolysepalous
Derived Forms-sepaly, n combining form

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