bigeminate
bigeminate i*gem"i*nate, a. [Pref. bi- + geminate.] (Bot.) Having a forked petiole, and a pair of leaflets at the end of each division; biconjugate; twice paired; -- said of a decompound leaf. [1913 Webster]

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