The short supporting stalk of a leaf or flower, or various stalklike structures in animals.
More example sentences
- Its body lies on the ground and only a 10-20 cm long footstalk stands ending in an inflorescence.
- The leaves spring from the root on very long footstalks, and are divided at three or four parts.
- The leaves stand on long footstalks and are glabrous above and downy white beneath.
Definition of footstalk in:
- The British & World English dictionary