What does urceolate mean?

Definitions for urceolateˈɜr si ə lɪt, -ˌleɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. urceolate(adj)

    urn-shaped; large below and contracted toward the mouth


  1. urceolate(Adjective)

    Shaped like an urn.

    an urceolate corolla

  2. Origin: From the urceolatus, from urceolus, diminutive of urceus


  1. Urceolate

    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.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of urceolate in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of urceolate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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