Definition of polypetal in English:

polypetal

adjective

Botany
rare
  • = polypetalous.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in The Annual Register. From scientific Latin polypetalus (Tournefort 1694) from poly- + petalum. Compare French polypétale, Italian polipetalo.

Pronunciation

polypetal

/ˈpɒlɪpɛtl/