Convoluted

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Definition

adjective

(1) (botany) (Of a leaf bud) Leaves rolled together longitudinally.

(2) (botany) (Of a flower bud) Petals are twisted together.

(3) Curled, wound, or twisted together.


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Word origin: Latin convolūtum, of convolvere, "to roll together"

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