trifoliolate

[ trahy-foh-lee-uh-leyt ]
/ traɪˈfoʊ li əˌleɪt /

adjective Botany.

having three leaflets, as a compound leaf.
having leaves with three leaflets, as a plant.

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Origin of trifoliolate

First recorded in 1820–30; tri- + foliolate
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