Thesaurus / revolute
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The April sunshine is fairly reflected in its revolute flowers.

RiverbyJohn Burroughs

A Mexican takes a drink of mescal before breakfast, on an empty stomach, and then he begins to revolute round regardless.

Roughing it De LuxeIrvin S. Cobb

Revolute, rolled backwards, as the margins of many leaves, 72.

Capsule large, distinctly pedicelled, dehiscing by 4–8 revolute segments.

The gills are split longitudinally at the edge, and the two lips commonly turn backward (revolute).

Among the MushroomsEllen M. Dallas and Caroline A. Burgin

Filaments slender, united in a ring at the base; anthers oblong, revolute after flowering.

Valve with sides parallel; apices slightly capitate and revolute; stri, 10 in 10 .

Then they'll go on to wherever you want 'em—and you'll revolute.

The HarborErnest Poole

Fruit fleshy or membranous, 1–5-celled, the placent often produced to the axis and revolute.

Capsule pedicelled, oblong-pyriform, dehiscing by 5–8 revolute segments.

WORDS RELATED TO REVOLUTE

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