conduplicate[kän do̵̅o̅′pli kit, -dyo̵̅o̅′-]
folded lengthwise along the middle, as certain leaves and petals in the bud
Origin of conduplicateClassical Latin conduplicatus, past participle of conduplicare ; from com-, with + duplicare: see duplicate
Folded together lengthwise, as certain leaves or certain petals in a bud.
Origin of conduplicateLatin conduplicātus, past participle of conduplicāre, to double : com-, com- + duplicāre, to double (from duplex, duplic-, double; see dwo- in Indo-European roots).
(comparative more conduplicate, superlative most conduplicate)
- (botany) Describing leaves that are folded (doubled) lengthwise