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-petal

 
word element [L.], directed or moving toward.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

-petal

Seeking; movement toward the part indicated by the main portion of the word.
[L. peto, to seek, strive for]
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-petal

Suffix meaning seeking; movement toward the part indicated by the main portion of the word.
[L. peto, to seek, strive for]
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