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paripinnate

[ par-i-pin-eyt, -it ]
/ ˌpær ɪˈpɪn eɪt, -ɪt /
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adjective Botany.

evenly pinnate.
pinnate without an odd terminal leaflet.

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Also abruptly pinnate .

Origin of paripinnate

First recorded in 1855–60; pari- + pinnate
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British Dictionary definitions for paripinnate

paripinnate
/ (ˌpærɪˈpɪneɪt) /

adjective

(of pinnate leaves) having an even number of leaflets and no terminal leafletCompare imparipinnate
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