- (of a leaf in the bud) folded lengthwise with the upper face of the blade within.
Origin of conduplicate
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- botany folded lengthways on itselfconduplicate leaves in the bud
C18: from Latin conduplicāre to double; see duplicate
- Folded upon itself lengthwise.
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