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Definition:
  • (botany) the whorl of sepals of a flower collectively forming the outer floral envelope or layer of the perianth enclosing and supporting the developing bud; usually green;

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    Hyponyms: hull, pappus

     

    Part Meronyms: perianth, chlamys, floral envelope, perigone, perigonium

     

     
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