Definitions

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

  • adj. Of, relating to, or growing on a petiole: a petiolar sheath.

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  • adj. Of or pertaining to a petiole.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to petiole, or proceeding from it; ; growing or supported upon a petiole

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In bot, pertaining to a petiole, or proceeding from it: growing on or supported by a petiole: as, a petiolar tendril; a petiolar bud; a, petiolar gland.
  • In zoology and anatomy, same as petiolate.

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Examples

  • It is distinguished by its phonology, whitish twigs and paired thorns, blue green bipinnate leaves lacking a petiolar gland, but with glands between nearly all its 2-12 pinnate pairs.

    Chapter 10

  • It is distinguished by its phenology, whitish twigs and paired thorns. blue green bipinnate leaves lacking a petiolar gland, but with glands between nearly all its 2-12 pinnate pairs.

    Chapter 33

  • Median area: of wings in Orthoptera, lies between the radial and ulnar veins, radius and media (Comst.): of meta-thorax of Hymenoptera, is the middle of the dorsum, divided into three spaces or cells; 1st or basal area, 2d or Lipper median or areola; 3d or apical or petiolar area.

    Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology

  • I can see that it doesn't have a naked petiolar sinus.

    Vinography: A Wine Blog

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