Definitions for verticillatevərˈtɪs ə lɪt, -ˌleɪt, ˌvɜr təˈsɪl eɪt, -ɪt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ver•ti•cilˈvɜr tə sɪl(n.)

  1. a whorl of leaves around a point on an axis.

    Category: Botany

Origin of verticil:

1695–1705; < L verticillus spindle whorl der. of vertexvertex

ver•tic•il•latevərˈtɪs ə lɪt, -ˌleɪt, ˌvɜr təˈsɪl eɪt, -ɪt

Princeton's WordNet

  1. verticillate, verticillated, whorled(adj)

    forming one or more whorls (especially a whorl of leaves around a stem)


  1. verticillate(Adjective)

    Forming whorls

Webster Dictionary

  1. Verticillate(adj)

    alt. of Verticillated


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