Bi*nerv"ate\, a. [L. bis twice + nervus sinew, nerve.]

1. (Bot.) Two-nerved; -- applied to leaves which have two longitudinal ribs or nerves.

2. (Zo["o]l.) Having only two nerves, as the wings of some insects.
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