Definitions for urceolateˈɜr si ə lɪt, -ˌleɪt
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urn-shaped; large below and contracted toward the mouth
Shaped like an urn.
an urceolate corolla
Origin: From the urceolatus, from urceolus, diminutive of urceus
Urceolate literally means "shaped like an urn or pitcher", with a swollen middle and narrowing top. It is often used in botany to describe a feature of plant morphology. Examples of urceolate plant structures are the pitchers of many species of the pitcher plant genera Sarracenia and Nepenthes.
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