Botanical Glossary


Divided

Definition: Cut or split almost to the midrib or base. (Compare with deeply lobed, moderately lobed and shallowly lobed.) (Please note that the word “divided” as used here to describe a particular type of lobing, has a narrower meaning than the general sense of the word used elsewhere in this glossary.)
Scope: Leaflets, Leaves, Petals, Sepals
Last Updated: 2020-01-01


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