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synonyms for peduncle

  • branch
  • trunk
  • axis
  • pedicel
  • pedicle
  • petiole
  • shoot
  • stock
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How to use peduncle in a sentence

The first antennae have a lamellar appendage at the end of the peduncle, a decidedly non-entomostracan feature.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 9, SLICE 6VARIOUS
The peduncle supporting the plume of medial petals is clearly seen only when the flower opens first.
THE BBUR-NMA IN ENGLISHBABUR, EMPEROR OF HINDUSTAN
Clusters small, compound; peduncle slender, of medium length.
THE GRAPES OF NEW YORKU. P. HEDRICK
Clusters short and broad, compact, with medium to short peduncle.
THE GRAPES OF NEW YORKU. P. HEDRICK
Clusters medium to large, loose, seldom compound; long peduncle.
THE GRAPES OF NEW YORKU. P. HEDRICK
Clusters of small or medium size; peduncle medium in length.
THE GRAPES OF NEW YORKU. P. HEDRICK
Cirripedia without a peduncle; scuta and terga furnished with depressor muscles; other valves united immoveably together.
A MONOGRAPH ON THE SUB-CLASS CIRRIPEDIA (VOLUME 2 OF 2)CHARLES DARWIN
Cirripedia having a carapace, consisting either of a capitulum on a peduncle, or of an operculated shell with a basis.
A MONOGRAPH ON THE SUB-CLASS CIRRIPEDIA (VOLUME 2 OF 2)CHARLES DARWIN
The branching and inosculating ovarian cca form a layer, which corresponds with the mass filling up the peduncle in the Lepadid.
A MONOGRAPH ON THE SUB-CLASS CIRRIPEDIA (VOLUME 2 OF 2)CHARLES DARWIN
The external membrane of the pseudo-peduncle is attached with remarkable strength to these rib-like zones of the sheath.
A MONOGRAPH ON THE SUB-CLASS CIRRIPEDIA (VOLUME 2 OF 2)CHARLES DARWIN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO PEDUNCLE

  • axis
  • branch
  • pedicel
  • pedicle
  • peduncle
  • petiole
  • shoot
  • stock
  • trunk
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