Stipule

In botany, stipule (Latin stipula: straw, stalk) is a term coined by Linnaeus which refers to outgrowths borne on either side (sometimes just one side) of the base of a leafstalk (the petiole). A pair of stipules is considered part of the anatomy of the leaf of a typical flowering plant, although in many species the stipules are inconspicuous or e...
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stipule

(from the article `angiosperm`) The basic angiosperm leaf is composed of a leaf base, two stipules, a petiole, and a blade (lamina). The leaf base is the slightly expanded area ... ...of these modified leaf forms are the several hundred species of Australian acacias (Acacia) in which the apparently simple leaf represents the ... ...a...
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Stipule

• (n.) An appendage at the base of petioles or leaves, usually somewhat resembling a small leaf in texture and appearance.
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stipule

noun a small leafy outgrowth at the base of a leaf or its stalk; usually occurring in pairs and soon shed
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Stipule

Stip'ule noun [ Latin stipula a stalk, stem, straw: confer French stipule . Confer Stubble .] (Botany) An appendage at the base of petioles or leaves, usually somewhat resembling a small leaf in texture and appearance.
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Stipule

A basal appendage of a petiole; the three parts of a complete leaf are blade, petiole, stipules (usually 2).
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Stipule

A green, often leaf-like, structure found at the base of some leaves.
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Stipule

A leaflike outgrowth at the base of a leaf stalk.
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Stipule

A leafy appendage at the base of a petiole.
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Stipule

A leafy outgrowth, often one of a pair, situated at the base of the leaf stalk.
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stipule

A small, leaf-like bract at the base of a petiole, usually found in pairs, one on each side of the petiole.
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stipule

A small, usually leaf-like appendage, found on either side of the leaf-stalk in many plants. Stipules protect the axiliary bud and often take place in photosynthesis.
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stipule

an appendage at the base of a leaf.
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Stipule

an appendage at the base of a petiole, usually in pairs
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Stipule

an appendage at the base of a petiole, usually in pairs
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Stipule

Appendages (resembling small or minute leaves) at the base of leaves of certain plants.
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Stipule

Either of a pair of small growths at the base of a leaf stalk or stem that resemble leaves.
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Stipule

In botany, a stipule is a small leaf-like appendage to a leaf, commonly situated at the base of the petiole in pairs, one on each side, and either adhering to it or standing separate. They are usually of a more delicate texture than the leaf, but vary in this respect as well as in form and colour. They are not found in all plants, but where they oc...
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Stipule

Leaf-like organ at the base of a leaf stalk
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Stipule

Leaf-like organ at the base of a leaf stalk
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stipule

One of a pair of appendages at the bases of leaves in many dicotyledons. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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Stipule

One of a pair of appendages sometimes present at the base of a leaf-stalk.
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stipule

one of a pair of leaf-like, scale-like or bristle-like structures inserted at the base or on the petiole of a leaf or phyllode. adj. stipulate, cf. exstipulate
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stipule

small appendage at the bases of leaves in many dicotyledons.
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stipule

Small, leaf-like outgrowth found at the base of a leaf stalk.
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