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con·du·pli·cate

 (kŏn-do͞o′plĭ-kĭt, -dyo͞o′-)
adj.
Folded together lengthwise, as certain leaves or certain petals in a bud.

[Latin conduplicātus, past participle of conduplicāre, to double : com-, com- + duplicāre, to double (from duplex, duplic-, double; see dwo- in Indo-European roots).]

con′du·pli·ca′tion (-kā′shən) n.

conduplicate

(kɒnˈdjuːplɪkɪt)
adj
(Botany) botany folded lengthways on itself: conduplicate leaves in the bud.
[C18: from Latin conduplicāre to double; see duplicate]
conˌdupliˈcation n
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In his Flora Franciscana (Greene, 1891) he placed this unique species in a special group of the genus Streptanthus characterized by "Calyx very irregular, the uppermost sepal greatly enlarged, in aestivation conduplicate over the others".
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2 cm the largest one), concolorous with the petals, a white, conduplicate spiral stigma in an elongated, white style 6.
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