Words nearby involucel
Origin of involucel
OTHER WORDS FROM involucelin·vol·u·cel·ate [in-vol-yuh-sel-it] /ɪnˌvɒl yəˈsɛl ɪt/, in·vol·u·cel·at·ed [in-vol-yuh-sel-ey-tid] /ɪnˌvɒl yəˈsɛl eɪ tɪd/, adjective
Examples from the Web for involucel
Spikelets are obovoid or lanceolate, 1- to 2-flowered, persistent on their stalks, one to three in an involucel.A Handbook of Some South Indian Grasses|Rai Bahadur K. Ranga Achariyar
Calyx with a 3-leaved involucel at the base, like an outer calyx.
When the umbellets are subtended by an involucre, this secondary involucre is called an Involucel.The Elements of Botany|Asa Gray
Calyx either naked or with a 3-leaved involucel at its base.