Definition of Whorled. Meaning of Whorled. Synonyms of Whorled

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Definition of Whorled

Whorled
Whorled Whorled, a. Furnished with whorls; arranged in the form of a whorl or whorls; verticillate; as, whorled leaves.
Whorl
Whorl Whorl, n. [OE. whorvil the whirl of a spindle; akin to AS. hweorfa the whirl of a spindle, hweorfan to turn; cf. OD. worvel the whirl of a spindle. See Whirl, n. & v.] 1. (Bot.) A circle of two or more leaves, flowers, or other organs, about the same part or joint of a stem. 2. (Zo["o]l.) A volution, or turn, of the spire of a univalve shell. 3. (Spinning) The fly of a spindle.

Meaning of Whorled from wikipedia

- In botany, a whorl or verticil is an arrangement of leaves, sepals, petals, stamens, or carpels that radiate from a single point and surround or wrap...
- A whorl is a type of spiral or circular pattern. Other meanings of whorl include: Whorl (botany), the attachment of sepals, petals, leaves, or branches...
- A spindle whorl is a disc or spherical object ****ed onto the spindle to increase and maintain the speed of the spin. For ages the whorls have been made...
- Asclepias verticillata, the whorled milkweed, eastern whorled milkweed, or horsetail milkweed, is a species of milkweed native to most all of eastern...
- Hydrocotyle verticillata, also known as whorled pennywort, whorled marshpennywort or shield pennywort, is a flowering plant found in South and North America...
- Oclemena a****inata, commonly known as whorled wood aster, is a plant native to eastern North America. Its range extends from Newfoundland to Georgia....
- Whorl is the fourth studio album by Simian Mobile Disco, which was released on 9 September 2014. Redshift Dandelion Spheres Sun Dogs Hypnick Jerk Dervish...
- A hair whorl is a patch of hair growing in a circular direction around a visible center point. Hair whorls occur in most hairy animals, on the body as...
- and as far north as Québec and Ontario. The common names are whorled tickseed, whorled coreopsis, thread-leaved tickseed, thread leaf coreopsis, and...
- Linear and whorled nevoid hypermelanosis (also known as "Linear nevoid hyperpigmentation," "Progressive cribriform and zosteriform hyperpigmentation,"...
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