jugate

jugate

[joo-geyt, -git]
adjective
1.
Botany. having the leaflets in pairs, as a pinnate leaf.
2.
Entomology. having a jugum.
3.
(of two or more portraits on a coin, medal, or escutcheon) overlapping.

Origin:
1885–90; < Latin jug(um) yoke + -ate1

multijugate, adjective
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jugate (ˈdʒuːɡeɪt, -ɡɪt)
 
adj
(esp of compound leaves) having parts arranged in pairs
 
[C19: from New Latin jugātus (unattested), from Latin jugum a yoke]

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