isobilateral


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isobilateral

(ˌaɪsəʊbaɪˈlætərəl)
adj
(Botany) botany (esp of a leaf) capable of being divided into symmetrical halves along two different planes
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Adj.1.isobilateral - having identical parts on each side of an axisisobilateral - having identical parts on each side of an axis
symmetric, symmetrical - having similarity in size, shape, and relative position of corresponding parts
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7d-i), but unifacial or isobilateral mesophyll occurs in Minasia (Fig.
With regard to organization of the leaf chlorenchyma, isobilateral, centric, or dorsiventral mesophyll has occasionally been reported in Lamiaceae family [16].
(2) Five microspore tetrad arrangement patterns are generally recognized in angiosperms: tetrahedral, isobilateral, linear, T-shaped, and decussate (Xue et al., 2005).