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sty·lo·po·di·um

 (stī′lə-pō′dē-əm)
n. pl. sty·lo·po·di·a (-dē-ə)
An enlargement at the base of the style of flowers in certain plants of the parsley family.

[New Latin : stylo- + Greek pous, pod-, foot; see podium.]

stylopodium

(ˌstaɪləˈpəʊdɪəm)
n, pl -dia (-dɪə)
(Botany) botany a swelling at the base of the style in umbelliferous plants
[C19: New Latin, from Greek stulos pillar + -podium]

sty•lo•po•di•um

(ˌstaɪ ləˈpoʊ di əm)

n., pl. -di•a (-di ə)
a glandular disk or expansion on top of the ovary and supporting the styles in plants of the parsley family.
[1825–35; < New Latin; see stylo-1, -podium]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stylopodium - an enlargement at the base of the style in some Umbelliferae
style - (botany) the narrow elongated part of the pistil between the ovary and the stigma
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