petalous

[ pet-l-uh s ]
/ ˈpɛt l əs /
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adjective

having petals.

Nearby words

  1. petaliferous,
  2. petaline,
  3. petalite,
  4. petalody,
  5. petaloid,
  6. petaluma,
  7. petard,
  8. petasos,
  9. petasus,
  10. petaurist

Origin of petalous

First recorded in 1720–30; petal + -ous

Related formsin·ter·pet·al·ous, adjective

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Examples from the Web for petalous

  • But the floral kingdom was not responsible for that swirl of petalous whiteness.