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ˈɜr si ə lɪt, -ˌleɪturce·o·late

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  1. urceolateadjective

    urn-shaped; large below and contracted toward the mouth


  1. urceolateadjective

    Shaped like an urn.

    an urceolate corolla

    Etymology: 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. Urceolate

    pitcher-shaped; swelling in the middle.

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  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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