Definition of Bracteoles

1. Noun. (plural of bracteole) ¹



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Definition of Bracteoles

1. bracteole [n] - See also: bracteole

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bracteoles

brackishwater
bracks
bracky
braconid
braconids
bracovirus
bracoviruses
bract
bractea
bracteal
bracteate
bracteates
bracted
bracteolate
bracteole
bracteoles (current term)
bracteose
bractiform
bractless
bractlet
bractlets
bracts
brad
bradaczekite
bradawl
bradawls
bradded
bradding
bradleyite
bradoon

Literary usage of Bracteoles

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1. The Flora of British India by Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker (1890)
"... ascending from a creeping base. Leaves 2-2J in., rather thick, quite glabrous ; stipules subulate. Male cymes with subulate bracts and bracteoles; fera. ..."

2. Prodromus Florae Peninsulae Indiae Orientalis: Containing Abridged by Robert Wight, George Arnott Walker Arnott (1834)
"... bracteoles minute, attached to the tube of the calyx between the lips : pedicels short : calyx about equal to the corolla, nearly glabrous, ..."

3. The Student's Flora of the British Islands by Joseph Dalton Hooker (1884)
"Drupe papillose, some- timss 2-winged from being adnate to the enlarged bracteoles, stone 1-seeded. Seed erect, testa thin, albumen 0 ; cotyledons ..."

4. A Student's Text-book of Botany by Sydney Howard Vines (1896)
"Typical diagram of a group of flowers in the Amen- tales: d bract; 6 the median flower with its bracteoles, a and 0; VV the two lateral flowers, ..."

5. Icones Plantarum: Or Figures, with Brief Descriptive Characters and Remarks by William Jackson Hooker (1883)
"JD HOOKER. Fip. 1. Diagram of flower. 2. Top of spike. 3. Flower bract and bracteoles. 4. Perianth laid open. 5. Ovary. 6. ..."

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