English - English Dictionary

cartridge case: noun: ˈkɑːtrɪʤ keɪs

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phylloclada flattened stem resembling and functioning as a leaf
phyllocladea flattened stem resembling and functioning as a leaf
receptacleenlarged tip of a stem that bears the floral parts
stockpersistent thickened stem of a herbaceous perennial plant
caudexpersistent thickened stem of a herbaceous perennial plant
axilthe upper angle between an axis and an offshoot such as a branch or leafstalk
stipesupporting stalk or stemlike structure especially of a pistil or fern frond or supporting a mushroom cap
scapeerect leafless flower stalk growing directly from the ground as in a tulip
flower stalkerect leafless flower stalk growing directly from the ground as in a tulip
meristemundifferentiated tissue from which new cells are formed, as at the tip of a stem or root
umbelflat-topped or rounded inflorescence characteristic of the family Umbelliferae in which the individual flower stalks arise from about the same point; youngest flowers are at the center
corymbflat-topped or convex inflorescence in which the individual flower stalks grow upward from various points on the main stem to approximately the same height; outer flowers open first
raya branch of an umbel or an umbelliform inflorescence
petiolethe slender stem that supports the blade of a leaf
leafstalkthe slender stem that supports the blade of a leaf
phyllodean expanded petiole taking on the function of a leaf blade
bladeespecially a leaf of grass or the broad portion of a leaf as distinct from the petiole
leaf bladeespecially a leaf of grass or the broad portion of a leaf as distinct from the petiole
pedunclestalk bearing an inflorescence or solitary flower
pedicela small stalk bearing a single flower of an inflorescence; an ultimate division of a common peduncle
pediclea small stalk bearing a single flower of an inflorescence; an ultimate division of a common peduncle
flower clusteran inflorescence consisting of a cluster of flowers
racemeusually elongate cluster of flowers along the main stem in which the flowers at the base open first
paniclecompound raceme or branched cluster of flowers
thyrsea dense flower cluster (as of the lilac or horse chestnut) in which the main axis is racemose and the branches are cymose