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imparipinnate

[im-par-uh-pin-eyt] /ɪmˌpær əˈpɪn eɪt/
adjective, Botany.
Origin of imparipinnate
1840-1850
1840-50; < New Latin imparipinnātus. See impar, -i-, pinnate
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  • The light, mossy-green leaves are imparipinnate, the leaflets ovate-repand, and they are rough on the under surface.

    Fruits of the Hawaiian Islands Gerrit Parmile Wilder
British Dictionary definitions for imparipinnate

imparipinnate

/ˌɪmpærɪˈpɪneɪt; -ˈpɪnɪt/
adjective
1.
(of pinnate leaves) having a terminal unpaired leaflet Compare paripinnate
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