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repand

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adjective re·pand \ri-ˈpand\

Definition of repand

  1. :  having a slightly undulating margin <a repand leaf> <a repand colony of bacteria>



Origin of repand

Latin repandus spread out, from repandere to open wide, from re- + pandere to spread — more at fathom


First Known Use: circa 1760


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repand

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adjective re·pand \ri-ˈpand\

Medical Definition of repand

  1. :  having a slightly undulating margin <a repand colony of bacteria>




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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "repand"


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