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

Words nearby -sepalous

Origin of -sepalous

see origin at sepal, -ous
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British Dictionary definitions for -sepalous


adj combining form

having sepals of a specified type or numberpolysepalous

Derived forms of -sepalous

-sepaly, n combining form
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