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repand

[ri-pand] /rɪˈpænd/
adjective
1.
Botany. having a wavy margin, as a leaf.
2.
slightly wavy.
Origin
1750-1760
1750-60; < Latin repandus bent backwards, turned up, equivalent to re- re- + pandus bent, curved, derivative of pandere to spread out, extend
Related forms
repandly, adverb
subrepand, adjective
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repand

/rɪˈpænd/
adjective
1.
(botany) having a wavy margin: a repand leaf
Derived Forms
repandly, adverb
Word Origin
C18: from Latin repandus bent backwards, from re- + pandus curved
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