compound leaf

noun
a leaf composed of a number of leaflets on a common stalk, arranged either palmately, as the fingers of a hand, or pinnately, as the leaflets of a fern; the leaflets themselves may be compound.

Origin:
1875–80

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compound leaf
 
n
a leaf consisting of two or more leaflets borne on the same leafstalk

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compound leaf  
A leaf that is composed of two or more leaflets on a common stalk. Clover, roses, sumac, and walnut trees have compound leaves.
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Example sentences
The first year of growth produces a small plant with one compound leaf having
  three leaflets.
The main axis of an inflorescence or a pinnately compound leaf.
These varieties were selected because they have simple and compound leaf types,
  respectively.
Numerous small leaflets comprise the compound leaf that occurs alternately on
  the bristle covered branches.
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