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petalous

[ pet-l-uhs ]
/ ˈpɛt l əs /
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adjective

having petals.

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Origin of petalous

First recorded in 1720–30; petal + -ous
in·ter·pet·al·ous, adjective
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  • But the floral kingdom was not responsible for that swirl of petalous whiteness.

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