- a flower stalk, supporting either a cluster or a solitary flower.
- the stalk bearing the fruiting body in fungi.
- a stalklike structure composed of white matter, connecting various regions of the brain.
- an attachment process, as in the brachiopods.
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The first antennae have a lamellar appendage at the end of the peduncle, a decidedly non-entomostracan feature.
The peduncle supporting the plume of medial petals is clearly seen only when the flower opens first.The Bbur-nma in English|Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
Clusters small, compound; peduncle slender, of medium length.
Clusters short and broad, compact, with medium to short peduncle.
Clusters medium to large, loose, seldom compound; long peduncle.