pedicellate

[ ped-uh-sel-it, -eyt, ped-uh-suh-lit, -leyt ]
/ ˌpɛd əˈsɛl ɪt, -eɪt, ˈpɛd ə sə lɪt, -ˌleɪt /
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adjective

having a pedicel or pedicels.

Nearby words

  1. pediatrician,
  2. pediatrics,
  3. pedicab,
  4. pedicel,
  5. pedicellaria,
  6. pedicellation,
  7. pedicle,
  8. pedicle flap,
  9. pedicular,
  10. pediculate

Origin of pedicellate

First recorded in 1820–30; pedicel + -ate1

Related formsped·i·cel·la·tion, noun

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Medicine definitions for pedicellate

pedicellate

[ pĕd′ĭ-sĕlĭt, -āt′ ]

adj.

Having or supported by a pedicel or pedicle.

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