having the eyes located on pedicels, as some crustaceans and dipterans.
noun 1. the act or an instance of stalking, or harassing another in an aggressive, often threatening and illegal manner: Stalking is now a crime in many states. adjective 2. of or relating to the act of pursuing or harassing: Stalking laws have alleviated some problems for famous people. verb (used without object) 1. to […]
[staw-king-hawrs] /ˌstɔ kɪŋˌhɔrs/ noun 1. a horse, or a figure of a horse, behind which a hunter hides in stalking game. 2. anything put forward to mask plans or efforts; pretext. 3. a political candidate used to conceal the candidacy of a more important figure or to draw votes from and cause the defeat of […]
adjective 1. having no stalk. 2. Botany. sessile.
noun 1. the stem or main axis of a plant. 2. any slender supporting or connecting part of a plant, as the petiole of a leaf, the peduncle of a flower, or the funicle of an ovule. 3. a similar structural part of an animal. 4. a stem, shaft, or slender supporting part of anything. […]