pinnatisect

pinnatisect

[pi-nat-uh-sekt]
adjective Botany.
(of a leaf) divided in a pinnate manner.

Origin:
1855–60; pinnati- + -sect

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pinnatisect (pɪˈnætɪˌsɛkt)
 
adj
(of leaves) pinnately divided almost to the midrib but not into separate leaflets

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