invólucro

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Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin involucrum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ĩ.ˈvɔ.lu.kɾu/
  • Hyphenation: in‧vó‧lu‧cro

Noun[edit]

invólucro m (plural invólucros)

  1. that which wraps or covers something
    Synonym: envoltório
  2. (botany) bracts or floral leaves around a flower's base