catadromic

adjective
cata·​drom·​ic

Definition of catadromic

botany
: having the lowest interior segment of a pinna nearer the rachis than the lowest superior one

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History and Etymology for catadromic

New Latin catadromus + English -ic

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“Catadromic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/catadromic. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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