curvinervate
adj. [L. curvus, bent; nervus, nerve]
(ARTHROPODA: Insecta)
Having wing veins distinctly curved.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • 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

  • 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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