bifoliolate

[ bahy-foh-lee-uh-leyt, -lit ]
/ baɪˈfoʊ li əˌleɪt, -lɪt /

adjective Botany.

having two leaflets.

Nearby words

  1. bifocal lens,
  2. bifocaled,
  3. bifocals,
  4. bifold,
  5. bifoliate,
  6. biforate,
  7. biforked,
  8. biform,
  9. bifrost,
  10. bifter

Origin of bifoliolate

First recorded in 1825–35; bi-1 + foliolate

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British Dictionary definitions for bifoliolate

bifoliolate

/ (baɪˈfəʊlɪəʊˌleɪt, -lɪt) /

adjective

(of compound leaves) consisting of two leaflets
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