adjective Etymology: Latin conduplicatus, past participle of conduplicare to double, from com- + duplic-, duplex double — more at duplex Date: 1777 folded lengthwise <
conduplicate petals in the bud

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  • conduplicate — [kän do͞o′pli kit, kändyo͞o′pli kit] adj. [L conduplicatus, pp. of conduplicare < com , with + duplicare: see DUPLICATE] folded lengthwise along the middle, as certain leaves and petals in the bud …   English World dictionary

  • Conduplicate — Conduit railway Conduit railway [Webster 1913 Suppl.] Conduplicate Con*du pli*cate, a. [L. conduplicatus, p. p. of conduplicare. See {Duplicate}.] (Bot.) Folded lengthwise along the midrib, the upper face being within; said of leaves or petals in …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • conduplicate — adj. [L. cum, together; duplicare, to double] Doubled or folded together; folded together lengthwise …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • conduplicate — conduplication, n. /kon dooh pli kit, dyooh /, adj. Bot. (of a leaf in the bud) folded lengthwise with the upper face of the blade within. [1770 80; < L conduplicatus (ptp. of conduplicare to double), equiv. to con CON + duplicatus DUPLICATE] * * …   Universalium

  • conduplicate — adjective Describing leaves that are folded (doubled) lengthwise Syn: conduplicated …   Wiktionary

  • conduplicate — Folded upon itself lengthwise. [L. con , with, + duplico, pp. atus] …   Medical dictionary

  • conduplicate —   Folded together lengthwise, usually in two equal halves, e.g. the leaflets of emerging Stangeria leaves.   See also circinate, inflexed, ptyxis, reflexed, vernation …   Expanded glossary of Cycad terms

  • conduplicate — con·duplicate …   English syllables

  • conduplicate — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Duality — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Duality >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 duality duality dualism Sgm: N 1 duplicity duplicity Sgm: N 1 biplicity biplicity biformity Sgm: N 1 polarity polarity GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 two …   English dictionary for students

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