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noun, plural stylopodia
[stahy-luh-poh-dee-uh] /ˌstaɪ ləˈpoʊ di ə/ (Show IPA). Botany.
a glandular disk or expansion surmounting the ovary and supporting the styles in plants of the parsley family.
noun (pl) -dia (-dɪə)
(botany) a swelling at the base of the style in umbelliferous plants


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