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ped·i·cel

 (pĕd′ĭ-səl, -sĕl′)
n.
1. Botany
a. A small stalk or stalklike part bearing a single flower in an inflorescence.
b. A support for a fern sporangium or moss capsule.
2. See pedicle.

[New Latin pedicellus, diminutive of Latin pediculus, diminutive of pēs, ped-, foot; see ped- in Indo-European roots.]

ped′i·cel′lar (-sĕl′ər) adj.

pedicel

(ˈpɛdɪˌsɛl)
n
1. (Botany) the stalk bearing a single flower of an inflorescence
2. (Biology) biology Also called: peduncle any short stalk bearing an organ or organism
3. (Zoology) the second segment of an insect's antenna
[C17: from New Latin pedicellus, from Latin pedīculus, from pēs foot]
pedicellate adj

ped•i•cel

(ˈpɛd ə səl, -ˌsɛl)

n.
1. the stalk of a single flower in a branched inflorescence.
[1670–80; < New Latin pedicellus, diminutive of Latin pediculus a little foot. See pedicle]

ped·i·cel

(pĕd′ĭ-səl)
A small stalk supporting a single flower in a plant.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pedicel - a small stalk bearing a single flower of an inflorescencepedicel - a small stalk bearing a single flower of an inflorescence; an ultimate division of a common peduncle
ray - a branch of an umbel or an umbelliform inflorescence
peduncle - stalk bearing an inflorescence or solitary flower
Translations
szypułka

pedicel

[ˈpɛdɪˌsɛl] npedicello
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1) The dye was put in the berry from the stylar end (the end opposite the pedicel), and then it was traced in the pedicels, peduncles and even shoots of the vine.
1), a thinner proximal segment that expanded into a calyx where the pedicels attached and an enlarged distal portion that connected to the common oviduct.
To no longer need to trim mulberry pedicels meant that I could consume more in less time.
Flowers recently opened (phenological stage F1) (DUCROQUET; HICKEL, 1991) were harvested, stored in trays containing water and immediately transported to the laboratory where the pedicels were cut to an uniform length.
Inflorescence axes, bracts, bracteoles and cupular pedicels red, densely finely puberulous; first order and second order bracts widely ovate, 2-4 x 1.
The parasite had tarsal suckers with unjointed pedicels on first and second pairs of legs in females and on all four pairs in male (Soulsby, 2005).
Furthermore, pedicels cannot be completely removed using blades or scissors, and the remaining parts may tangle during storage and transportation thereby inducing aggregation of the eggs.
The fruit was also different from that of the first patch of trees, being more cup-shaped and with very short pedicels.
Myriostyoma is a monospecific genus characterized primarily by arched basidiomata, numerous stomata and multiple pedicels, differentiating it from Geastrum (Baseia & Galvao, 2002; Leite & Baseia, 2007).
The rays of the main umbel produced a secondary umbel with the flower bearing pedicels.