Having two leaflets, e.g. the eophylls of many cycad species.

Expanded glossary of Cycad terms . 2014.

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  • Bifoliolate — Bi*fo li*o*late, a. [Pref. bi + foliolate.] (Bot.) Having two leaflets, as some compound leaves. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bifoliolate — [bī fō′lē ə lit, bī fō′lē əlāt΄] adj. [ BI 1 + FOLIOLATE] Bot. having two leaflets …   English World dictionary

  • bifoliolate — /buy foh lee euh layt , lit/, adj. Bot. having two leaflets. [1825 35; BI 1 + FOLIOLATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • bifoliolate — bi·foliolate …   English syllables

  • bifoliolate — (ˈ)bī+ adjective Etymology: from (assumed) New Latin bifoliolatus, from New Latin bi (I) + Late Latin foliolum foliole + Latin atus ate more at foliole of compound leaves : having two leaflets …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hymenaea — Taxobox name = Hymenaea image caption = Hymenaea verrucosa regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fabales familia = Fabaceae subfamilia = Caesalpinioideae tribus = Detarieae genus = Hymenaea L. subdivision ranks …   Wikipedia

  • -foliolate — suff. Having a specified kind or number of leaflets: bifoliolate.   [New Latin foliolātus, from French foliole, leaflet, from Late Latin foliolum, diminutive of Latin folium, leaf. See …   Universalium

  • foliolate — /foh lee euh layt /, adj. Bot. pertaining to or consisting of leaflets (often used in combination, as bifoliolate). [1865 70; < NL foliolatus. See FOLIOLE, ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • bifoliolat — bifoliolát adj. m. (sil. li o ), pl. bifolioláţi; f. sg. bifoliolátă, pl. bifolioláte Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  BIFOLIOLÁT, Ă adj. Bifoliat. [< bi + foliolă] …   Dicționar Român

  • foliolate — /ˈfoʊliəleɪt/ (say fohleeuhlayt), /foʊˈliələt/ (say foh leeuhluht), / leɪt/ (say layt) adjective relating to or consisting of leaflets (often used in compounds, as bifoliolate, trifoliolate, etc.). {New Latin foliolātus, from foliolum a leaflet,… …   Australian English dictionary

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