Three-lobed leaf
Three-lobed Three"-lobed`, a. Having three lobes. [1913 Webster]

{Three-lobed leaf} (Bot.), a leaf divided into three parts, the sinuses extending not more than half way to the middle, and either the parts of the sinuses being rounded. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster]


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  • Three-lobed — a. Having three lobes. [1913 Webster] {Three lobed leaf} (Bot.), a leaf divided into three parts, the sinuses extending not more than half way to the middle, and either the parts of the sinuses being rounded. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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