Save This Word!
(of a plant leaf) pinnate with a single leaflet at the apex
CAN YOU ANSWER THESE COMMON GRAMMAR DEBATES?
There are grammar debates that never die; and the ones highlighted in the questions in this quiz are sure to rile everyone up once again. Do you know how to answer the questions that cause some of the greatest grammar debates?
Question 1 of 7
Which sentence is correct?
Words nearby odd-pinnate
odd man out, odd-man rush, oddment, odd or even, odd permutation, odd-pinnate, odds, odds and ends, odds and sods, Oddsbodikins, oddside
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
How to use odd-pinnate in a sentence
Many trees have the leaves twice pinnate; they are either twice odd-pinnate or twice abruptly pinnate.
Trees or shrubs with alternate, odd-pinnate leaves, having spines on each side of the stalk in place of stipules.
Small tree with alternate, odd-pinnate leaves, the base of the petiole hollow, and inclosing the leaf-buds of the next year.
Trees with petioled, opposite, odd-pinnate leaves (one cultivated variety has simple leaves).
Hard-wooded trees with alternate, odd-pinnate leaves having straight-veined leaflets.