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diadromous

[dahy-ad-ruh-muh s] /daɪˈæd rə məs/
adjective
1.
Botany. (of a leaf) having a fanlike arrangement of veins.
2.
(of fish) migrating between fresh and salt waters.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; dia- + -dromous
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British Dictionary definitions for diadromous

diadromous

/daɪˈædrəməs/
adjective
1.
(botany) of or possessing a leaf venation in the shape of a fan
2.
(of some fishes) migrating between fresh and salt water See also anadromous, catadromous
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