Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In botany, of or pertaining to a receptacle.
  • In zoology and anatomy, serving as a receptacle or reservoir; pertaining to a receptaculum.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Bot.) Pertaining to the receptacle, or growing on it.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective botany Pertaining to, or growing in, the receptacle.

Etymologies

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Compare French réceptaculaire.

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