adjective Botany, Zoology.
inflected; bent or folded downward or inward: an inflexed leaf.

1655–65; < Latin inflex(us), past participle of inflectere to bend in (see inflect) + -ed2 Unabridged
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inflexed (ɪnˈflɛkst)
biology curved or bent inwards and downwards towards the axis: inflexed leaves

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