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petiole

 [pet´e-ōl]
a stem, stalk, or pedicle.
epiglottic petiole the pointed lower end of the epiglottic cartilage, attached to the thyroid cartilage.

pe·ti·o·lus

(pe-tī'ō-lŭs), Avoid the mispronunciation petio'lus.
A stem or pedicle.
Synonym(s): petiole
[L. dim. of pes (foot), the stalk of a fruit]

petiole

/pet·i·ole/ (pet´e-ōl) a stalk or pedicle.
epiglottic petiole  the pointed lower end of the epiglottic cartilage, attached to the thyroid cartilage.

petiole

(pĕt′ē-ōl′)
n.
Zoology A slender, stalklike part, as that connecting the thorax and abdomen in certain insects.

pet′i·oled′ adj.

petiole

the stalk of a leaf, containing vascular tissue which connects with the VASCULAR BUNDLES of the stem. The base of a petiole, where it joins the stem, may have small leaflike structures called STIPULES and axillary buds. see AXIL.

petiole

a stem, stalk or pedicle.

epiglottic petiole
the pointed caudal end of the epiglottic cartilage, attached to the thyroid cartilage.