Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In botany, being double or in couples; having only two leaflets to a petiole; growing in pairs.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Bot.) Double; growing in pairs or couples.

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  • adjective botany double; growing in pairs or couples

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  • adjective growing in two parts or in pairs

Etymologies

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Latin binus ("in pairs") + -ate.

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