disepalous

[ dahy-sep-uh-luh s ]
/ daɪˈsɛp ə ləs /

adjective Botany.

having two sepals.

Nearby words

  1. disenthrone,
  2. disentitle,
  3. disentomb,
  4. disentrance,
  5. disentwine,
  6. disequilibrate,
  7. disequilibrium,
  8. disestablish,
  9. disestablishmentarian,
  10. disesteem

Origin of disepalous

First recorded in 1835–45; di-1 + -sepalous

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British Dictionary definitions for disepalous

disepalous

/ (daɪˈsɛpələs) /

adjective

(of flowers or plants) having two sepals
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