from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having ternate leaves, each division of which is itself ternate

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Doubly ternate, as when a petiole has three ternate leaflets.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany, doubly ternate, as when each of the partial petioles of a ternate leaf bears three leaflets.


bi- +‎ ternate (Wiktionary)


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