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Botanical Glossary

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Having one or more elongate, relatively thin protrusions or appendages that loosely resemble wings, as the twigs of winged elm (Ulmus alata).

Scope: 2-4-year-old twigs, Petioles, Rachises
Type: special surface features
Reference: modified from K&P, p. 119

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