unifoliolate

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adjective uni·fo·li·o·late \ˌyü-nə-ˈfō-lē-ə-ˌlāt\

Definition of unifoliolate

of a leaf

  1. :  compound but having only a single leaflet and distinguishable from a simple leaf by the basal joint

Origin and Etymology of unifoliolate

uni- + Late Latin foliolum leaflet, diminutive of Latin folium leaf


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