from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The perianth of a flower.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. the calyx and corolla, one or the other of which (mostly the corolla) may be wanting.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. collective term for the outer parts of a flower consisting of the calyx and corolla and enclosing the stamens and pistils
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