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  • n. Plural form of pedicel.

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Examples

  • After 10 m. the glands showed a considerable degree of aggregation, and the protoplasm lining the cells of the pedicels was a little separated from the walls.

    Insectivorous Plants

  • Sure enough, I could see large pedicels on each deer, and this was the tipoff that local deer are finally shedding antlers.

    Let the Shed Hunting Begin

  • Apparently, Tim has scored several bucks that grew pedicels -- and therefore antlers -- in odd places.

    How Lucky Can You Get?

  • 'Fargesii' Large leaves; flowers 2 weeks later than most styrax; greenish purple pedicels; tree like habit

    JAPANESE SNOWBELL TREE ACCENTS JAPANESE MAPLE 'CRIMSON QUEEN'

  • 'Crystal' - Dark green leaves; white flowers with purple pedicels and sepals; vigorous grower; upright, fastigate habit

    JAPANESE SNOWBELL TREE ACCENTS JAPANESE MAPLE 'CRIMSON QUEEN'

  • Dodonaea microzyga, F.M. Somewhat viscid, almost glabrous; leaves with 1 to 2 pairs of small obovate-cuneate leaflets; in front rounded, or truncate, or retuse, or sometimes 3-toothed, flat at the margin; rachis dilated; fruit-bearing pedicels solitary; capsules 3 to 4-celled; valves cymbeo-semiorbicular, all around broadly winged; the wing rounded-blunt on both extremities; dissepiments persistent with the columella.

    The Journals of John McDouall Stuart

  • Flowers large and thick on recurved pedicels 4 to 6 lines long.

    Journal of an Expedition into the Interior of Tropical Australia

  • A considerable quantity of material is lost from each nest, owing to the difficulty of contriving to make initial tendrils engage the leaves and pedicels.

    My Tropic Isle

  • After first steadying its larger companion, it removed a separate stem from its back and attached it to one of its pedicels.

    Into the Thinking Kingdoms

  • Extending their leaf pedicels to their fullest extent, the travelers straightened from their resting positions and became fully vertical to greet the sun.

    Into the Thinking Kingdoms

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