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

  • adj. Having a petiole.

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  • adj. petiolated

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having a stalk or petiole

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany, having a petiole: as, a petiolate leaf.
  • In zoology and anatomy, stalked as if petiolate; having a footstalk, peduncle, or petiole like that of a leaf; specifically, in entomology, pertaining to the Petiolata, or having their characters. See cuts under Eucharinæ and Eumenes.


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