Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An enlargement at the base of the style of flowers in certain plants of the parsley family.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An expansion at the base of the style, as in umbelliferous plants.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An expansion at the base of the style, as in umbelliferous plants.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In botany, one of the double fleshy disks from which the styles in the Umbelliferæ arise.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an enlargement at the base of the style in some Umbelliferae

Etymologies

See style and podium. (Wiktionary)

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