even-pinnate leaf


even-pinnate leaf
noun
a pinnate leaf with a pair of leaflets at the apex
Hypernyms: ↑pinnate leaf

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • pinnate leaf — noun a leaf resembling a feather; having the leaflets on each side of a common axis • Hypernyms: ↑compound leaf • Hyponyms: ↑bijugate leaf, ↑bijugous leaf, ↑twice pinnate, ↑bipinnate leaf, ↑even pinnate leaf, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • even-pinnate — [ē΄vən pin′āt΄, ē΄vən pin′it] adj. with pinnate leaflets that are symmetrically paired: see LEAF * * * e·ven pin·nate (ēʹvən pĭnʹāt) adj. Of or relating to a compound leaf not terminating in a leaflet. * * * …   Universalium

  • even-pinnate — [ē΄vən pin′āt΄, ē΄vən pin′it] adj. with pinnate leaflets that are symmetrically paired: see LEAF …   English World dictionary

  • even-pinnate — adjective (of a leaf shape) pinnate with a pair of leaflets at the apex • Syn: ↑abruptly pinnate, ↑paripinnate • Similar to: ↑compound …   Useful english dictionary

  • abruptly-pinnate leaf — noun a pinnate leaf with a pair of leaflets at the apex • Syn: ↑even pinnate leaf • Hypernyms: ↑pinnate leaf …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pinnate — is a term used to describe feather like or multi divided features arising from both sides of a common axis in plant or animal structures, and comes from the Latin word pinna meaning feather , wing , or fin . A similar term is pectinate, which… …   Wikipedia

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  • Abruptly pinnate — Abruptly pinnate, abruptly pinnate abruptly pinnateadj. 1. (Bot.) pinnate with a pair of leaflets at the apex, i.e. without an odd leaflet, or other appendage, at the end; said of a leaf shape Syn: even pinnate, paripinnate [1913 Webster +… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • abruptly-pinnate — Abruptly pinnate, abruptly pinnate abruptly pinnateadj. 1. (Bot.) pinnate with a pair of leaflets at the apex, i.e. without an odd leaflet, or other appendage, at the end; said of a leaf shape Syn: even pinnate, paripinnate [1913 Webster +… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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