Three-nerved
Three-nerved Three"-nerved`, a. Having three nerves. [1913 Webster]

{Three-nerved leaf} (Bot.), a leaf having three distinct and prominent ribs, or nerves, extending from the base. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster]


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  • Three-nerved leaf — Three nerved Three nerved , a. Having three nerves. [1913 Webster] {Three nerved leaf} (Bot.), a leaf having three distinct and prominent ribs, or nerves, extending from the base. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • triple-nerved — [trip′əl nʉrvd΄] adj. Bot. having three nerves arising from or near the base, as some leaves …   English World dictionary

  • triple-nerved — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective : having three nerves; usually : having a prominent vein on each side of the midrib above the base the triple nerved leaf of a sunflower * * * /trip euhl nerrvd /, adj. Bot. noting a leaf in which two prominent nerves… …   Useful english dictionary

  • List of Acacia species — Several cladistic analyses have shown that the genus Acacia is not monophyletic. While the subg. Acacia and subg. Phyllodineae are monophyletic, subg. Aculeiferum is not. This subgenus consists of three clades.Therefore, the following list of… …   Wikipedia

  • trinerve —   , trinervis   L. tria, three; nervum, nerve.   1) Upper glume three nerved. Digitaria trinervis, Panicum trinerve   2) lemma three nerved. Festuca trinervis, Poa trinervis   3) leaf blade three nerved. Poacites trinervis …   Etymological dictionary of grasses

  • Celtis occidentalis — Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranked) …   Wikipedia

  • tricostata —   L. tria, three; costa, rib; ata, possessing. Lemma three nerved …   Etymological dictionary of grasses

  • trinervata —   L. tria, three; nervus, nerve; ata, possessing. Lemma three nerved …   Etymological dictionary of grasses

  • trinervia —   L. tria, three; nervum, nerve. Glumes mostly three nerved …   Etymological dictionary of grasses

  • Triphlebia —   Gk treis, three; phlebos, vein. Lemma three nerved …   Etymological dictionary of grasses

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