Definition of Crenate leaf

1. Noun. A leaf having a scalloped margin.

Generic synonyms: Foliage, Leaf, Leafage



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Crenate Leaf

cremsin
cremulator
cremulators
crena
crena ani
crena clunium
crena cordis
crenarchaea
crenarchaeal
crenarchaeon
crenarchaeota
crenarchaeotal
crenarchaeote
crenas
crenate
crenate leaf (current term)
crenated
crenately
crenates
crenation
crenations
crenature
crenatures
crenel
crenelate
crenelated
crenelated molding
crenelated moldings
crenelates
crenelating

Literary usage of Crenate leaf

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1. Botanical Commentaries by Jonathan Stokes (1830)
"The projecting lobes between the sinuses of a crenate leaf. 168. Crenatus. Crenate. Leaf. The margin with incisions pointing towards neither extremity. ..."

2. Elements of Botany: Or, Outlines of the Natural History of Vegetables by Benjamin Smith Barton (1804)
"... a crenate leaf, having the edge cut with angular or circular incisures, not inclining towards either extremity ..."

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