stipe

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin stipes a stock, post, branch: compare French stipe.

Noun[edit]

stipe (plural stipes)

  1. The stem of a mushroom, kelp, etc.
  2. The trunk of a tree.
  3. The caudicle within the pollinarium of an orchid flower
  4. The petiole of the frond of a fern or palm

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West Frisian[edit]

Noun[edit]

stipe n (pl stipen)

  1. support, aid