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feather-veined

[feth -er-veynd] /ˈfɛð ərˌveɪnd/
adjective, Botany
1.
(of a leaf) having a series of veins branching from each side of the midrib toward the margin; pinnately veined.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65
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feather-veined

adjective
1.
(of a leaf) having a network of veins branching from the midrib to the margin
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