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choripetalous

[ kawr-uh-pet-l-uhs, kohr- ]
/ ˌkɔr əˈpɛt l əs, ˌkoʊr- /
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adjective Botany.
having unconnected petals.
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Origin of choripetalous

1875–80; <Greek chôri, variant of chōrís apart + petalous
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