Multifid - definition of multifid by The Free Dictionary
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Having many clefts forming lobes: multifid leaves.
multifid (ˈmʌltɪfɪd) or
having or divided into many lobes or similar segments: a multifid leaf.
[C18: from Latin multifidus, from multus many + findere to split]
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Nanopsis), male pygofer spine multifid
rather than bifid in subgenus P.
The presence of multifid
styles is a synapomorphy for the core Croton clade (with some reversals), with all of the members of the Moacroton clade and the South American grade (SAG) having either bifid or simple styles (Fig.