adjective Botany, Zoology.
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OTHER WORDS FROM petiolatesub·pet·i·o·late, adjectivesub·pet·i·o·lat·ed, adjective
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I have on a former occasion explained to you how, in insects that have a petiolate abdomen, that part is elevated and depressed.An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. IV (of 4)|William Kirby
Cotyledons accumbent, flattened, equal or nearly so, petiolate.
Leaves or leaflets are sessile when they have no stems, and petiolate when they have stems.Trees of the Northern United States|Austin C. Apgar
No such thing as a petiolate leaf occurs in acrogens, all are attached by a broad base?Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and The|William Griffith