[pet-l-oh-dee] /ˈpɛt lˌoʊ di/
a condition in flowers, in which certain organs, as the stamens in most double flowers, assume the appearance of or become metamorphosed into petals.
a condition in certain plants in which stamens or other parts of the flower assume the form and function of petals
[pet-l-oid] /ˈpɛt lˌɔɪd/ adjective 1. having the form or appearance of a . /ˈpɛtəˌlɔɪd/ adjective 1. (biology) resembling a petal, esp in shape: the petaloid pattern on a sea urchin
[pet-l-uh s] /ˈpɛt l əs/ adjective 1. having .
[pet-l-oo-muh] /ˌpɛt lˈu mə/ noun 1. a city in W California, N of San Francisco.
[pey-tahngk; French pe-tahnk] /peɪˈtɑŋk; French pɛˈtɑ̃k/ noun 1. a form of lawn bowling originating in France, usually played on rough ground using steel balls. /petɑ̃k/ noun 1. another name, esp in the South of France, for boules noun a form of the game boules, similar to bowling but played outdoors with metal balls and a […]