apetalous /eɪˈpɛt(ə)ləs/

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[Botany] (of a flower) having no petals.
– origin early 18th cent.: from modern Latin apetalus, from Greek apetalos ‘leafless’ (from a- ‘without’ + petalon ‘leaf’) + -ous.

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