pennate definition

  • adjective:
    • Having feathers or wings.
    • Botany Pinnate.
    • Of or associated with diatoms for the course Pennales, distinguished by bilaterally shaped form.
    • Having a feather-like form
    • Winged; plume-shaped.
    • identical to Pinnate.
    • having feathered wings
  • others:
    • In ornithology, winged; feathered: frequently in structure, as longipennate, brevipennate, etc. In addition seldom penned.
    • In botany, just like pinnate.

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