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Australian Biological Resources Study

Flora of Australia

Compiled by A.McCusker

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palmate: of a leaf, divided into several leaflets which arise at the same point.
pinnate: divided into pinnae; once-compound. cf. bipinnate, tripinnate.
reticulate: forming a network.
venation: the arrangement of veins in a leaf.
Leaf Venation
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