Tripinnate
Tripinnate Tri*pin"nate, a. [Pref. tri- + pinnate.] (Bot.) Having bipinnate leaflets arranged on each side of a rhachis. [1913 Webster]

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  • tripinnate — [trī pin′āt] adj. Bot. bipinnate with each division pinnate, as some fern leaves tripinnately adv …   English World dictionary

  • tripinnate — adjective Date: circa 1760 bipinnate with each division pinnate • tripinnately adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • tripinnate — tripinnately, adv. /truy pin ayt/, adj. Bot. bipinnate, as a leaf, with the divisions also pinnate. Also, tripinnated. [1750 60; TRI + PINNATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • tripinnate —   Thrice pinnately compound.   Cf. bipinnate, once pinnate, simple, twice pinnate …   Expanded glossary of Cycad terms

  • tripinnate — tri·pinnate …   English syllables

  • tripinnate — tri•pin•nate [[t]traɪˈpɪn eɪt[/t]] also tri•pin′nat•ed adj. bot bipinnate, as a leaf, with the divisions also pinnate • Etymology: 1750–60 tri•pin′nate•ly, adv …   From formal English to slang

  • tripinnate — /traɪˈpɪneɪt/ (say truy pinayt), / ət/ (say uht) adjective bipinnate, as a leaf, with the divisions also pinnate. Also, tripinnated. –tripinnately, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • tripinnate —    Thrice pinnately compound leaf …   Herbal-medical glossary

  • tripinnate — adjective (of a leaf shape) thrice pinnate • Syn: ↑tripinnated • Similar to: ↑compound …   Useful english dictionary

  • Leaf shape — Chart illustrating leaf morphology terms. Click the image for the details. Oddly pi …   Wikipedia

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