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Lyrate Leaf

Lyrate Leaf is a tautogram (all words start with the same letter). View more tautograms!

Definition of the noun lyrate leaf

What does lyrate leaf mean as a name of something?

noun

  1. a simple leaf having curvature suggestive of a lyre
    • lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
    • more generic term: simple leaf = a leaf that is not divided into parts

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Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature (1854)

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In a pinnatifid leaf it sometimes happens that there are few divisions, in consequence of the lobes at the apex or base being united, thus giving rise to the Lyrate leaf (like an ancient lyre), with a large terminal lobe, and segments becoming ...

Google previewUnited Editors Encyclopedia and Dictionary (1907)

A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...

* * * Lycopodium Selago: a, Lyrate Leaf. Leaf; b, Sporangium, in the axil of bract; c, Spores—magIl LUNIFORM-LUPERCAL. thallus of olive-green color ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1854)

Or, Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature by Thomas Stewart Traill

In a pinnatifid leaf it sometimes happens that there are few divisions, in consequence of the lobes at the apex or base being united, thus giving rise to the Lyrate leaf (like an ancient lyre), with a large terminal lobe, and segments becoming ...

Google previewThe Encyclopædia Britannica, or, Dictionary of arts, sciences, and general literature (1854)

In a pinnatifid leaf it sometimes happens that there are few divisions, in consequence of the lobes at the apex or base being united, thus giving rise to the Lyrate leaf (like an ancient lyre), with a large terminal lobe, and ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

Lyrate leaf, a leaf of a plant divided transversely into several lobes, which in: crease in size toward a large terminal e one. 1:d (li'rä-ted), a. Same as yrate. ' (li' rāt-li), adv. In the orm of a lyre; in a lyrate manner. G. Bentham, Notes on ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)

Lyrate leaf. See lyrate.— Malaar leaves, the leaves of Cinnamomum nitidum and other species mixed together, formerly used in European £ obtuse, orbicular, simple, etc., leaf. See the adjectives: The fail of the leaf. See Jall1.—To take a leaf ...

Google previewThe Century dictionary and cyclopedia (1899)

by Benjamin Eli Smith

Lyrate leaf, a leaf of a plant divided transversely into several lobes, which increase in size toward a large terminal one. lyrated (li'ra-ted), a. Same as lyrate. lyrately (D'rat-li), adv. In the form of a lyre ; in a lyrate manner. G. Bentham, Notes on ...

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary of Biotechnology (2005)

Lyrate : Resembling a lyre; for example, a lyrate leaf is one that is ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia ... (1830)

by Sir David Brewster

A Lyrate Leaf, (Lyratum.) Fig. 2. A Three-lobed Leaf, (Trilobatum.) Fig. 3. A Four- lobed Leaf, (Quadrilobatum.) Fig. 4. A Sompound. Leaf, (Compositum.) Black Hellebore, (Helleborus niger.) Fig. Fig. Fig. Fig. Fig. Fig. Fig. Fig. Fig. Fig. Fig. Fig.

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)

A Lyrate Leaf, (Lyratum.) Fig. 2. A Three-lobed Leaf, (Trilobatum.) Fig. 3. A Four- lobed Leaf, (Quadrilobatum.) Fig. 4. A Compound Leaf, (Compositum.) Black Hellebore, (Helleborus miger.) - Fig. 5. A Five-lobed or Palmated Leaf, (5- lobatum.) ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh encyclopaedia, conducted by D. Brewster (1830)

by Edinburgh encyclopaedia

A Lyrate Leaf, ( Lyratum.) ...

Google previewThe British Encyclopedia (1818)

Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences. Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson

lyratopinnutum resembles a lyrate leaf, asin the turnip. F. auriculatum is a simple leaf, ...

Google previewAmerican Edition of the British Encyclopedia (1819)

Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences ; Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson

lyra* topinnatumresembles a lyrate leaf, as in the turnip. F. auriculatum is a simple ...

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