Vexillar

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Vexillar Of or pertaining to an ensign or standard.
    • Vexillar (Bot) Of or pertaining to the vexillum, or upper petal of papilionaceous flowers.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • vexillar Pertaining to an ensign or standard.
    • vexillar In botany, same as vexillary, 2.
    • vexillar In ornithology, of or pertaining to the vane, web. or vexillum of a feather.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. F. vexillaire, L. vexillarius, a standard bearer