Definition of Spathal

1. a. Furnished with a spathe; as, spathal flowers.



Definition of Spathal

1. Adjective. (botany) Furnished with a spathe. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Spathal

1. spathe [adj] - See also: spathe

Medical Definition of Spathal

1. Furnished with a spathe; as, spathal flowers. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Spathal Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Spathal Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Spathal

spat
spatangoid
spatangoidea
spatangoids
spatangus
spatchcock
spatchcocked
spatchcocking
spatchcocks
spate
spates
spatfall
spatfalls
spatha
spathaceous
spathal (current term)
spathas
spathe
spathe flower
spathed
spathella
spathes
spathic
spathiform
spathiphyllum
spathose
spathous
spathulate
spathulenol
spatia

Literary usage of Spathal

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments: The Text Carefully by Adam Clarke (1837)
"... from ^spathal, to twist, wreathe, twine, may signify a girdle or a collar by which precedency, &c., ..."

2. Land, Labor and Gold: Or, Two Years in Victoria : with Visits to Sydney and by William Howitt (1855)
"... and I see arums, such as we cultivate in the house, now standing, putting up their white, marble-like, spathal flowers ; with jonquils, splendid cacti, ..."

3. The Illustrated Companion to the Latin Dictionary and Greek Lexicon: Forming by Anthony Rich (1849)
"... the ground to the top of the wearer's hip. 4, A wooden implement employed by surgeons in replacing a dislocated shoulder. Celsus, viii. 15. spathal'lUM ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Spathal

Search for Spathal on Dictionary.com!Search for Spathal on Thesaurus.com!Search for Spathal on Google!Search for Spathal on Wikipedia!

Search