tripinnate

adjective
tri·​pin·​nate | \ (ˌ)trī-ˈpi-ˌnāt How to pronounce tripinnate (audio) \

Definition of tripinnate

: bipinnate with each division pinnate

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tripinnately adverb

First Known Use of tripinnate

circa 1760, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of tripinnate was circa 1760

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