Thursday, March 10, 2016
Citations for pinnate
It is a woody shrub, with pretty pinnate, or feather-shaped leaves, and it bears flowers in broad flat clusters called cymes.
Dr Darby drew his pinnate eyebrows together, looked down at his desk, then back up at her.
Origin of pinnate
Pinnate stems from the Latin pinna meaning "feather, wing, fin." It entered English in the late 1600s.