pinnatisect definition

  • adjective:
    • Divided pinnately nearly toward midrib. Used of specific leaves.
    • Having lobes with cuts that increase practically, or around midrib.
    • (of a leaf shape) cleft nearly to your midrib in thin divisions not sectioned off into distinct leaflets
  • others:
    • In botany, pinnately divided; cut quite down to the midrib, but with the sections not articulated. Additionally pinnatisected.

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