pinnate leaf

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Related to pinnate leaf: pinnatifid, bipinnate, simple leaf, Leaf shapes
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Noun1.pinnate leaf - a leaf resembling a featherpinnate leaf - a leaf resembling a feather; having the leaflets on each side of a common axis
compound leaf - a leaf composed of a number of leaflets on a common stalk
bijugate leaf, bijugous leaf, twice-pinnate - a pinnate leaf having two pairs of leaflets
bipinnate leaf - a leaf having pinnate leaflets; as ferns
abruptly-pinnate leaf, even-pinnate leaf - a pinnate leaf with a pair of leaflets at the apex
odd-pinnate leaf - a pinnate leaf with a single leaflet at the apex
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In Fraxinus, a compound odd pinnate leaf species, the bigger foliole from the apical pair was selected.
The whorl of Berberis leaves may be regarded as a pinnate leaf in which the leaflet internodes of the rachis have been eliminated, thus bringing leaflets, now regarded as simple leaves, into a cluster at the stem node .
of opposite branching, of compound pinnate leaf, whose timber is