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  • adv. In a palmate fashion.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a palmate manner.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a palmate manner; so as to be palmate.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in a palmate manner

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Examples

  • Fatsia japonica is a striking ivy shrub with broad, palmately divided leaves that occurs on islands of the south coast.

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  • (Samburu: naisichoi), a stout plant with palmately veined leaves and relatively larger basal lobes.

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  • The leaves are petiolate, often cordate, with strongly marked reticulate veining (unusual for a monocotyledon), sometimes lobed, occasionally palmately compound.

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  • -- Trees 15° in height, trunk covered with large leaf scars, wood soft and brittle, the long-petioled, palmately-lobed leaves growing in a crown and giving the tree the general appearance of

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  • _Leaves: _ Rounded, deeply and palmately lobed, the 5 to 9 lobes often cleft.

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  • _Leaves: _ Opposite, on slender petioles; lower ones rounded, 2 to 4 in. broad, palmately cut into 2 to 5 lobes; upper leaves narrower, 3-cleft or 3-toothed.

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  • It is also palmately lobed, which means the leaf has five "arms."

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  • It is also [[palmately]] lobed, which means the leaf has five "arms."

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  • Quercus (oaks) palmately lobed: indented with the indentations reaching to the center, such as

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  • "Those leaves are '_pinnately compound_' and '_palmately compound_' according as their leaflets are arranged like a feather or like the palm of your hand.

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