from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Wearing or furnished with an ochrea or legging; wearing boots; booted.
  • adj. Provided with ochrea, or sheathformed stipules, as the rhubarb, yellow dock, and knotgrass.


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  • The situation, arrangement, and structure of the stipules is called the stipulation. free adnate: fused to the petiole base ochreate: provided with ochrea, or sheath-formed stipules, e.g. rhubarb, encircling the petiole base interpetiolar: between the petioles of two opposite leaves. intrapetiolar: between the petiole and the subtending stem

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