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imparipinnate

(ˌɪmpærɪˈpɪneɪt; -ˈpɪnɪt)
adj
(Botany) (of pinnate leaves) having a terminal unpaired leaflet. Compare paripinnate
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Adj.1.imparipinnate - (a leaf shape) pinnate with a single leaflet at the apex
compound - composed of more than one part; "compound leaves are composed of several lobes; "compound flower heads"
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The early Eocene Argentine fossil Roupala patagonica Durango de Cabrera & E.J.Romero is represented by imparipinnately compound foliage with toothed leaflets (Gonzalez et al., 2007).
Revised description: Imparipinnately compound leaf, up to 15 cm