sepal
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈsɛp(ə)l/, /ˈsiːp(ə)l/
Noun

sepal (plural sepals)

  1. (botany) One of the component parts of the calyx, particularly when the sepals in a plant's calyx are not fused into a single structure.
Related terms Translations
  • French: sépale
  • German: Kelchblatt, Sepalum
  • Portuguese: sépala
  • Russian: чашели́стик
  • Spanish: sépalo



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