curvinervate
Curvinerved Cur"vi*nerved` (-n?rvd`), a. [L. curvus bent + E. nerve. ] (Bot.) Having the ribs or the veins of the leaves curved; -- called also {curvinervate} and {curve-veined}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • curvinervate — adj. [L. curvus, bent; nervus, nerve] (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) Having wing veins distinctly curved …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • curve-veined — Curvinerved Cur vi*nerved ( n?rvd ), a. [L. curvus bent + E. nerve. ] (Bot.) Having the ribs or the veins of the leaves curved; called also {curvinervate} and {curve veined}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Curvinerved — Cur vi*nerved ( n?rvd ), a. [L. curvus bent + E. nerve. ] (Bot.) Having the ribs or the veins of the leaves curved; called also {curvinervate} and {curve veined}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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