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fas·ci·cle

 (făs′ĭ-kəl)
n.
1. A small bundle.
2. One of the parts of a book published in separate sections. Also called fascicule.
3. Botany A bundle or cluster of stems, flowers, or leaves.

[Latin fasciculus, diminutive of fascis, bundle.]

fas′ci·cled adj.
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Ernst, 1964:7)described the leaves of Berberis as "simple usually fascicled in the axil of a simple or branched cauline spine".
thyrsus, panicle fascicled, clustered, thyrsoid broom-like imbricate (#) bracts appressed to the peduncle
The leaves are alternate or fascicled and bipinnately compound with 3 to 6 pairs of leaflets per pinna.