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Meaning of PEDICLE

Pronunciation:  'pedikul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a small stalk bearing a single flower of an inflorescence; an ultimate division of a common peduncle
 

PEDICLE is a 7 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: pedicel
 
 See Also: peduncle, ray

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ped"i*cle\, n. [L. pediculus a little foot, dim. of pes
foot: cf. F. p['e]dicule. See {edal}, and cf. {Pedicel}.]
Same as {Pedicel}.

 

 

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