Definition of pappose in English:

pappose

adjective

Botany
  • See pappus

    • ‘The mandibular palp is very large, flattened, and has pappose setae along the rim.’
    • ‘Fundamentally, in a calm atmosphere, pappose seeds make vertical descending flights by utilizing the drag force acting on the pappi.’

Pronunciation

pappose

/paˈpəʊs/