petalous

[ pet-l-uh s ]
/ ˈpɛt l əs /

adjective

having petals.

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Origin of petalous

First recorded in 1720–30; petal + -ous

OTHER WORDS FROM petalous

in·ter·pet·al·ous, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for petalous

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