involucral


involucral
\\|invə|lükrəl also -vəl|yü-\ adjective
Etymology: probably from (assumed) New Latin involucralis, from New Latin involucrum involucre + Latin -alis -al
: of, relating to, or resembling an involucre

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  • involucral — in·vo·lu·cral …   English syllables

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