Definition of Reniform leaf

1. Noun. A simple kidney-shaped leaf.

Generic synonyms: Simple Leaf



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Reniform Leaf

rengo-geiko
reni-
renicapsule
renicardiac
renice
reniced
renices
renicing
reniculus
renidification
renied
renierite
renies
reniform
reniform leaf (current term)
reniform pelvis
renig
renigged
renigging
renigs
renin
renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system
renin-angiotensin system
renins
reniportal
renitence
renitences
renitencies
renitency

Literary usage of Reniform leaf

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1. Chambers's Encyclopaedia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge (1901)
"If the petiole l>e absent, the leaf becomes sessile upon the axis; if its lobes are produced downwards, as in the reniform leaf, they clasp the axis, ..."

2. Chamber's Encyclopaedia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge (1890)
"If the petiole be absent, the leaf becomes sessile upon the axis ; if its lobes are produced downwards, as in the reniform leaf, they clasp the axis, ..."

3. Botany for Beginners by Lincoln Phelps (1849)
"Fig. 28. 190. What terms express the form of the leaf 1 191. Describe an orbicular leaf. 192. What is a reniform leaf 7 193 What is cordate 1 ..."

4. Flora of Tropical Africa by Daniel Oliver, David Prain, William Turner Thiselton-Dyer (1868)
"A reniform leaf is broader than long, slightly but broadly cordate at the base, with rounded auricles, compared to a kidney. 53. All these modifications of ..."

5. Flora of the Hawaiian Islands: A Description of Their Phanerogams and by William Hillebrand (1888)
"A reniform leaf is broader than long, slightly but broadly cordate at the base, with rounded auricles, compared to a kidney. 62. In a peltate leaf, ..."

6. Flora Hongkongensis: A Description of the Flowering Plants and Ferns of the by George. Bentham (1861)
"A reniform leaf is broader than long, slightly but broadly cordate at the base, with rounded auricles, compared to a kidney. 53. All these modifications of ..."

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