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Correct spelling: calyx

Definition of calyx:

  1. 1. The outer leaflets forming the perianth of a flower. 2. Infundibulum; one of the branches or recesses of the pelvis of the kidney into which the orifices of the Malpighian pyramids project.
  2. The outer covering of a flower.
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Examples of usage for calyx:

  1. Calyx 5 free concave, unequal sepals. – The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines by T. H. Pardo de Tavera
  2. Calyx common to the family. – The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines by T. H. Pardo de Tavera

Quotes for calyx:

  1. For a writer, published works are like fallen flowers, but the expected new work is like a calyx waiting to blossom.

Rhymes for calyx:

  1. calix, alix;
  2. italics;
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