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Having no stipules.
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(ɛkˈstɪpjʊlɪt; -ˌleɪt) or


(Botany) (of a flowering plant) having no stipules
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Leaf simple opposite, decussate, cauline, exstipulate, petiole short, flattened, glabrous, pulvinous to sheathing base Flower bisexual, typically zygomorphic, complete, erect, sessile, hypogynous.
Leaves alternate to rosulate, stipulate to exstipulate; petiolate, rarely sessile; blades elliptic to suborbicular-cordate, palmately veined, rarely pinnately veined, margin entire to lobate, glabrous to pubescent.