Word of the Day: petiole

Word of the Day:
petiole

Definition: (noun) The slender stem that supports the blade of a leaf.

Synonyms: leafstalk

Usage: Beth pruned her plants methodically, snipping dead leaves at their petioles and throwing them in the compost.: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

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