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digitinervate

[ dij-i-tuh-nur-veyt ]
/ ˌdɪdʒ ɪ təˈnɜr veɪt /
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adjective Botany.
(of a leaf) having veins that radiate from the petiole like the fingers of a hand.
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Also dig·i·ti·nerved [dij-i-tuh-nurvd]. /ˈdɪdʒ ɪ təˌnɜrvd/.

Origin of digitinervate

First recorded in 1880–85; digiti- + nervate
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