brochidodromous

adjective
broch·i·dod·ro·mous | \¦bräkə¦dädrəməs\
variants: or less commonly brochidodrome \brōˈkidəˌdrōm \

Definition of brochidodromous 

of a leaf nerve

: forming loops (as in members of the genera Aristolochia, Olea, Sapindus)

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History and Etymology for brochidodromous

New Latin brochidodromus, from Greek brochid-, brochis small noose (diminutive of brochos noose) + New Latin -o- + -dromus -dromous

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