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Multiplicate

multiplicate

Consisting of many, or of more than one; multiple; multifold.

(Science: botany) Multiplicate flower, a flower that is double, or has an unusual number of petals in consequence of the abnormal multiplication of the parts of the floral whorls.

Origin: L. Multiplicatus, p.p. Of multiplicare. See Multiply.


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