Definition of Vernation

1. Noun. (botany) the arrangement of young leaves in a leaf bud before it opens.

Category relationships: Botany, Phytology
Generic synonyms: Arrangement
Group relationships: Leaf Bud



Definition of Vernation

1. n. The arrangement of the leaves within the leaf bud, as regards their folding, coiling, rolling, etc.; prefoliation.

2. n. The arrangement of the leaves within the leaf bud, as regards their folding, coiling, rolling, etc.; prefoliation.

Definition of Vernation

1. Noun. The appearance of new leaves. ¹

2. Noun. (botany) The arrangement of multiple organs (such as leaves and flower parts) within a bud. ¹

3. Noun. (botany) Arrangement of only leaves within the bud; prefoliation. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Vernation

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Medical Definition of Vernation

1. The arrangement of unexpanded leaves in a bud. Compare: aestivation. (09 Oct 1997)

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