paryphodrome

adjective pa·ryph·o·drome \pəˈrifəˌdrōm\

Definition of paryphodrome

  1. :  having a vein that closely follows the margin —used of a form of leaf venation

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Origin and Etymology of paryphodrome

parypho- (from Greek paryphē border woven along a robe, from para- 1para- + hyphē web) + -drome; akin to Greek hyphainein to weave — more at weave


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