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or induplicative

[in-doo-pluh-kit, -keyt or in-doo-pluh-key-tiv; -dyoo-] /ɪnˈdu plə kɪt, -ˌkeɪt or ɪnˈdu pləˌkeɪ tɪv; -ˈdyu-/
adjective, Botany.
folded or rolled inward: said of the parts of the calyx or corolla when the edges are bent abruptly toward the axis, or of leaves in vernation when the edges are rolled inward and then arranged about the axis without overlapping.
Origin of induplicate
First recorded in 1820-30; in-2 + duplicate
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induplication, noun Unabridged
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/ɪnˈdjuːplɪkɪt; -ˌkeɪt/
(of the parts of a bud) bent or folded inwards with the edges touching but not overlapping
Derived Forms
induplication, noun
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