Definitions for quinquefid

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  1. quinquefid(Adjective)

    Sharply cut about halfway to the middle or base into five segments.

  2. Origin: quinque- and root of findere, "cleave".

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quinquefid(adj)

    sharply cut about halfway to the middle or base into five segments; as, a quinquefid leaf or corolla

  2. Origin: [Quique- + the root of L. findere to cleave: cf. F. quinqufide.]


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