vexillar

Definitions:

  • Pertaining to an ensign or standard.
  • In <em>botany</em>, same as <internalXref urlencoded="vexillary">vexillary</internalXref>, 2.
  • In <em>ornithology</em>, of or pertaining to the vane, web. or vexillum of a feather.
  • Of or pertaining to an ensign or standard.
  • Of or pertaining to the vexillum, or upper petal of papilionaceous flowers.
  • a mode of æstivation in which one large upper petal folds over, and covers, the other smaller petals, as in most papilionaceous plants.
  • Of or relating to an <xref>ensign</xref> or <xref>standard</xref>.
  • Of or relating to the <xref>vexillum</xref>, or <xref>upper</xref> <xref>petal</xref> of <xref>papilionaceous</xref> <xref>flowers</xref>.
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