Definition of bipinnate in English:

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bipinnate

Pronunciation: /bʌɪˈpɪneɪt/

adjective

Botany
(Of a pinnate leaf) having leaflets that are further subdivided in a pinnate arrangement.
Example sentences
  • They bear bipinnate leaves with small, oval to lanceolate leaflets.
  • Some are bipinnate, triangular in shape and have finely cut or toothed leaflets.
  • Most Australian species of Acacia have bipinnate leaves, as least when they are in the seedling stage.

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