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cauline


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cauline  \Cau"line\,  a.  (Bot.) 
  Growing  immediately  on  a  caulis;  of  or  pertaining  to  a 
  caulis. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cauline 
  adj  1:  (botany)  producing  a  well-developed  stem  above  ground  [syn: 
  {caulescent},  {stemmed}]  [ant:  {acaulescent}] 
  2:  (botany)  especially  of  leaves;  growing  on  a  stem  especially 
  on  the  upper  part  of  a  stem;  "cauline  leaves"  [ant:  {radical}] 




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