deflexed

adjective
de·​flexed | \ ˈdē-ˌflekst How to pronounce deflexed (audio) , di-ˈflekst \

Definition of deflexed

: turned abruptly downward a deflexed leaf

First Known Use of deflexed

1826, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for deflexed

Latin deflexus, past participle of deflectere

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“Deflexed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/deflexed. Accessed 18 Feb. 2020.

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