palmate

adjective
pal·​mate | \ˈpal-ˌmāt, ˈpä-, ˈpäl-, ˈpȯ-, ˈpȯl- \
variants: or less commonly palmated \ˈpal-​ˌmā-​təd, ˈpä-​, ˈpäl-​, ˈpȯ-​, ˈpȯl-​ \

Definition of palmate 

: resembling a hand with the fingers spread: such as

a : having lobes radiating from a common point a palmate leaf — see leaf illustration

b : having the distal portion broad, flat, and lobed a palmate antler

Other Words from palmate

palmately adverb
palmation \pal-​ˈmā-​shən, pä-​, ˈpäl-​, ˈpȯ-​, ˈpȯl-​ \ noun

First Known Use of palmate

1661, in the meaning defined above

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