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pinnately compound leaf
pinnately compound leaf[pi‚nāt·lē ‚käm‚pau̇nd′ ′lēf]
A leaf with leaflets that are borne on the continuation of the petiole.
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2a, b, d-i) was alternatively considered by Ahrendt (1961:5)to correspond to a leaflet of a palmately compound leaf or homologous to each leaflet of a pinnately compound leaf
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They have a pinnately compound leaf with three leaflets.
It has a pinnately compound leaf with two pairs of leaflets.