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of, relating to, made of, or resembling paper
[C18: from papyrus + -aceous. See paper]


(ˌpæp əˈreɪ ʃəs)

[1745–55; < Latin papȳr(us) papyrus + -aceous]
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Leaves alternate, spiral or distichous; petiolate or subsessile, presence of pulvinus; extrafloral nectaries absent or present, convex, sessile or stipitate, located between the pairs of leaflets or on the petiole; leaflets 1-many pairs, papyraceous to coriaceous, elliptic to oblong, lanceolate to obovate, apex acuminate, rounded to mucronate, base oblique.
Mummified papyraceous fetuses in the abdominal cavity of an elderly female dog with pyometra.
Group 1 is scalp ACC with no other anomalies, group 2 is scalp ACC with limb anomalies, group 3 is scalp ACC with epidermal and sebaceous nevi, group 4 is ACC with a hair collar overlying embryonic malformations, group 5 is ACC with fetus papyraceous, group 6 is ACC with different types of epidermolysis bullosa(EB), group 7 is localized ACC without EB, group 8 ACC due to teratogens and group 9 is ACC with other malformation syndromes4.
1, 2) The cause is not clear but genetic factors, compromised vasculature to the skin, infection, amniotic band, teratogens, fetus papyraceous and trauma are all implicated.
Leaves opposite, strongly anisophyllous in a pair, papyraceous to chartaceous.
Cranial tomography showed destruction of the orbital inferior wall and infiltration from papyraceous lamina to the ipsilateral maxillary antrum.
Viegas found himself staring at a swelling as big as a marble beneath the papyraceous skin of the groin.
3) Being a rare complication, the incidence of fetus papyraceous has been reported at 1 in 12,000 pregnancy, (4) and ranges between 1:184 and 1:200 twin pregnancies.
Fetus papyraceous is also associated with bilaterally symmetric aplasia cutis.
Type V is a non-scalp aplasia cutis with papyraceous fetus; type V lesions are due to skin necrosis, usually of bilateral symmetry, non inflammatory, well circumscribed and vary in size from 0.
2 cm wide, lanceolate, acuminate at the apex, exceeding the stipes, shorter than the branches, lepidote, papyraceous, spreading; stipe of the branches ca.