Definition of Papery. Meaning of Papery. Synonyms of Papery

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Definition of Papery

Papery
Papery Pa"per*y, a. Like paper; having the thinness or consistence of paper. --Gray.

Meaning of Papery from wikipedia

- colourful flowers. In gr****es, each floret (flower) is enclosed in a pair of papery bracts, called the lemma (lower bract) and palea (upper bract), while each...
- saliva, and use to construct water-resistant nests made of gray or brown papery material. Some types of paper wasps are also sometimes called umbrella wasps...
- sometimes referred to as "paper flower" because the bracts are thin and papery. The fruit is a narrow five-lobed achene. The first European to describe...
- gooseberry). It is easily identifiable by the large, bright orange to red papery covering over its fruit, which resembles paper lanterns. It grows naturally...
- membranaceum is an uncommon species of wild onion known by the common name papery onion. It is endemic to California, where it grows in wooded areas in the...
- species of flowering plant in the pink family known by the common name papery schiedea and membranous schiedea. It is endemic to Hawaii, where it is known...
- America. The plant has a low, spreading habit, and fruits develop in a papery husk, as is characteristic of the genus. While most parts of the plant are...
- seed pods: triangular in cross-section and spindle-shaped, with a thin, papery outer s**** and small, black seeds; Elettaria pods are light green and smaller...
- other social wasps, hornets build communal nests by chewing wood to make a papery pulp. Each nest has one queen, who lays eggs and is attended by workers...
- a ****ng box. The one on the right is used for crafts. It has a corky, papery texture and is used for stage decoration, exhibition models, and sometimes...
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