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calyx

noun [C] uk   /ˈkeɪ.lɪks/ ( plural calyces   /ˈkeɪ.lɪ.siːz/   or calyxes) specialized us  
the outer part of a flower formed by the sepals (= separate outer parts), which covers and protects the petals, etc. as they develop
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