how to pronounce petiole

pɛtɪəʊl

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meanings of petiole

noun:

  1. A narrow or constricted segment of the body of an insect; especially, the metasomal segment of certain Hymenoptera, such as wasps.
  2. The stalk at the base of the nest of the paper wasp.
  3. The stalk of a leaf, attaching the blade to the stem.