compound leaf


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compound leaf

[′käm‚pau̇nd ′lēf]
(botany)
A type of leaf with the blade divided into two or more separate parts called leaflets.
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2007), UN1FOLIATA (UN1), a LEAFY/FLORICAULA ortholog, regulates compound leaf development (Hofer et al.
The early population peak is usually much lower (<30 per compound leaf) than the late season peak which can reach >100 per compound leaf.
I doubt that a minute fraction of the 300-some students that passed through my labs could tell you today what a monocot or a dicot is, or even the difference between a simple and compound leaf.