Origin of decurrent
OTHER WORDS FROM decurrentde·cur·rence, de·cur·ren·cy, nounde·cur·rent·ly, adverb
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How to use decurrent in a sentence
The pinnules are from a line to two lines long, and are adnate to the secondary rachis by a more or less decurrent base.Beautiful Ferns|Daniel Cady Eaton
Then he did not dodge around the bend and pursue the decurrent way he had been going.The Wolf Cub|Patrick Casey
Leaves succubous, dorsally decurrent, mostly rounded and entire; underleaves rooting at the base, usually deeply 2-cleft.
Leaves decurrent at the folds, the lower lobe incurved and ventricose; underleaves usually present, entire or bifid.
The gills are decurrent from base, crowded, linear, whitish then watery cinnamon.The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise|M. E. Hard