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- n. The stipe when developed into an internode between calyx and corolla, as in the pink family.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The stipe when developed into an internode between calyx and corolla, as in the Pink family.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In botany, a form of floral stipe, produced by the elongation of the inter-node between the calyx and the corolla, and bearing the corolla, stamens, and pistil, as in the catchfly (Silene). Also called anthophorum.
Ancient Greek (Wiktionary)