[ par-i-pin-eyt, -it ]
/ ˌpær ɪˈpɪn eɪt, -ɪt /
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pinnate without an odd terminal leaflet.
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Also abruptly pinnate .
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British Dictionary definitions for paripinnate
/ (ˌpærɪˈpɪneɪt) /
(of pinnate leaves) having an even number of leaflets and no terminal leafletCompare imparipinnate
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