Tergeminate

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Tergeminate (Bot) Thrice twin; having three pairs of leaflets.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • tergeminate Thrice double: specifically applied in botany to a compound leaf having at the base a pair of leaflets and then forking, with a pair on each branch, as in Calliandra tergemina.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Tergeminate ter-jem′i-nāt thrice double
    • Tergeminate Also Tergem′inal, Tergem′inous
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Tergeminous