Verticillaster

Ver`ti*cil*las"ter

(?), a. [NL., fr. L. verticillus a whirl + aster a star.] (Bot.) A whorl of flowers apparently of one cluster, but composed of two opposite axillary cymes, as in mint. See Illust. of Whorl.
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Ver*tic"il*late

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Ver*tic"il*la`ted

(?), } a. [See Verticil.] (Bot. & Zol.) Arranged in a transverse whorl or whorls like the rays of a wheel; as, verticillate leaves of a plant; a verticillate shell.
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Ver`ti*cil"lus

(?), n. [L., a whirl.] (Bot.) A whorl; a verticil.
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