pennated

pennate

[pen-eyt]
adjective
winged; feathered.
Also, pennated.


Origin:
1695–1705; < Latin pennātus. See penna, -ate1

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pennate or pennated (ˈpɛneɪt)
 
adj
1.  having feathers, wings, or winglike structures
2.  another word for pinnate
 
[C19: from Latin pennātus, from penna wing]
 
pennated or pennated
 
adj
 
[C19: from Latin pennātus, from penna wing]

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pennate pen·nate (pěn'āt')
adj.

  1. Having feathers or wings.

  2. Resembling a feather.

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